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 FALZONE, LEONARD J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $24,811.03 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIO, ANGELA M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $24,810.52 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMOLOLA, FEYISHAKIN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $24,810.33 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LORRAINE T Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $24,810.28 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, ELIZABETH B Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,810.23 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEM, JOSEPH P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $24,810.16 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA, CHRISTINA N Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $24,810.10 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ELLIOTT Employer name Erie County Amount $24,809.98 Date 12/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, ROBERT V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,809.69 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINO RYAN, MILDRED A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,809.63 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERREAUX, ROSARIO Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $24,809.50 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMSUDEN, FRANCINE A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $24,809.40 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULHABER, ROSANNE C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,809.23 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOWE, MICHAEL E Employer name St Regis Falls CSD Amount $24,809.01 Date 06/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOMAKO, ABENA D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $24,808.50 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIA, JEAN L Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $24,808.50 Date 08/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $24,808.46 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUGER, SIMEON D Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $24,807.87 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GORDER, JEFFREY J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $24,807.68 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PATRICIA J Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $24,807.45 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTO, MARY K Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,807.30 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTACONE, LORI J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $24,807.29 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURTLEFF, DAVID F, JR Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $24,806.94 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUFFREY, GREGORY A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $24,806.88 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICK, ROBIN I Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $24,806.82 Date 04/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, KATHERINE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $24,806.63 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, RUSSELL L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $24,806.31 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWTRAW, RICHARD J Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $24,805.80 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, DEBRA S Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $24,805.70 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLOCKE, TRACY L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $24,805.61 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, MARY E Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $24,805.16 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,805.06 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, VICKY J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $24,804.69 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOM0N, CRYSTAL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,804.56 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERO, MARK A Employer name Lewis County Amount $24,804.55 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, RICHARD K Employer name New City Library Amount $24,804.09 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARIA A Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $24,803.50 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, PAMELA A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,803.30 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, JEFFREY H, JR Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $24,803.26 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, AUDREY L Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $24,803.08 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRYAN W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $24,803.05 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, JOYCE E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $24,802.62 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHA, NANCY J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,802.30 Date 04/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, MATTHEW T Employer name Smithtown Fire District Amount $24,801.50 Date 04/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE, MICHAEL W Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $24,801.37 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, CORINNE E Employer name Lewis County Amount $24,801.27 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUSZ, KATHRYN M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $24,801.22 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMARD, PAULINE V Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,800.65 Date 05/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ELLEN P Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $24,800.63 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, LINDA Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $24,800.50 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, MAUREEN A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $24,800.32 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARREN, JOHN F Employer name Ontario County Amount $24,800.10 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROSS, MISTY J Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $24,800.10 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, KIMBERLY I Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $24,800.00 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFF, JULIE ANN Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,799.80 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, DAVID M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $24,799.74 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSELL, NATHANIEL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $24,799.10 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNIAK, PATRICIA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,799.05 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICICCHIA, SALVATORE Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $24,798.94 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, BETTY A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $24,798.56 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TIMOTHY J, JR Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $24,798.21 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, CHINI M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $24,797.61 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, JANE S Employer name Akron CSD Amount $24,797.58 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTORIO, ANNE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,797.33 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSOW, BRENTAN A Employer name Medina CSD Amount $24,797.31 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MICHAEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,796.49 Date 12/20/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LAURIE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,796.45 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKPA, THUPTEN Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,796.18 Date 06/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTER, JODY M Employer name Wayne County Amount $24,795.98 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRISON, KATHRYN A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,795.31 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEJO, JAMES O Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $24,795.13 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, ANTHONY F Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $24,793.90 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TAD E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $24,793.86 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LAUREN J Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $24,793.81 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, BEVERLY J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $24,793.31 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, NANCY L Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $24,793.22 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ALICIA M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $24,793.03 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, EVELYN M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $24,792.54 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERDYKE, REGINALD L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,792.37 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIACCIO, RUTH H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $24,792.16 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLE, JONNA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $24,791.73 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, DAVID Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $24,791.38 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARNAVAS, GEORGIA M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $24,791.07 Date 05/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, NICOLE L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $24,790.81 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSIONS, KATHERINE J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,790.15 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, MARTHA M Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $24,789.73 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINGLEDECKER, JON P Employer name Village of Homer Amount $24,789.71 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, CATHY L Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $24,789.48 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESE, PATRICIA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $24,789.29 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $24,788.75 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDELICATO, LINDA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $24,787.30 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, ROSEMARY Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,786.59 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARIA, TIA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $24,785.60 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLERY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $24,785.56 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, SUZANNE M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $24,785.50 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, BONNIE L Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $24,785.23 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPINSKI, JOSEPH E Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,785.17 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, SCOTT D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $24,784.99 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, DIANE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,784.76 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENHARDT, MARIA C Employer name Erie County Amount $24,783.86 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System