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 WOOD, TONI R Employer name Walton CSD Amount $18,834.05 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFANBURG, TIMOTHY J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $18,833.76 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELGESEN, MELISSA J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $18,833.70 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANNA M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $18,833.62 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFINCH, CAROLINE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $18,833.26 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTY, SHAVON D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,833.15 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTIER, LORI J Employer name Oswego County Amount $18,833.08 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Providence Amount $18,833.02 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $18,832.95 Date 03/13/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, ALICE R Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $18,831.92 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, STACY L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $18,831.76 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSHALL, NANCY S Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $18,831.65 Date 06/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORANCE, LOUISE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $18,831.49 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMON, VITA M Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $18,831.40 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, ROBERT B Employer name Town of New Bremen Amount $18,831.21 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $18,831.17 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, KARA ANNE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $18,830.80 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCOE, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $18,830.79 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, TONI ANNE Employer name Village of Yorkville Amount $18,830.71 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, HEATHER M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $18,830.35 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLACCO, MAISIE M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $18,830.33 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TINA M Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $18,829.89 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNITZER, BRANDON W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $18,829.51 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, MICHELLE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $18,829.51 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, DORIS A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $18,829.49 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, MARIA M Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $18,829.18 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SABISTON, NANCY J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,829.06 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CORY L Employer name Town of Waverly Amount $18,828.70 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, LAUREN M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $18,828.63 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, JAMES L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,828.60 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZELLI, CRAIG E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $18,828.28 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, DEBRA L Employer name Panama CSD Amount $18,828.26 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRDLESTONE, CALOGERA Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,828.20 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, EILENE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $18,827.82 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, GERIE L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $18,827.80 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, BRENDA M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $18,827.75 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JUNG MI Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $18,827.51 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISE, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $18,827.17 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LAH RONDI A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $18,827.13 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, DAVID Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $18,827.10 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAS, KHADIJANISMELLAH Employer name Albany County Amount $18,826.89 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, KIMBERLY M A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $18,826.85 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, DONNA H Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $18,826.50 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, EARL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $18,826.45 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KATHERINE E Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $18,826.36 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN-BOVE, JENNIFER L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,826.08 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZMAN, IRA M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $18,825.83 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBLENSKY, AMANDA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $18,825.75 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDY, JONI Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,825.70 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDJY, SCOTT Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $18,825.58 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDMAN, KAREN A Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $18,825.11 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS-NORMANDIN, SUSAN C Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $18,825.00 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCELLA, AMANDA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,824.77 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, CHARLES J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,824.43 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABO, DEBRA E Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $18,824.20 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, SUSAN M Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $18,823.75 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUE, SHELLEY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,823.50 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGRAJ, ELIZABETH M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $18,823.48 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFORIO, RICHARD K Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $18,823.33 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANGELA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,822.63 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, MARGARET D Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $18,822.60 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDDERT, RYAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,822.59 Date 12/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFERLAZZA, RACHEL E Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $18,822.50 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB SLEEGER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $18,822.05 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIANO, ANGELINA A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $18,821.64 Date 04/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLOZZI-FISCHETTO, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $18,820.99 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, DANIELA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $18,820.46 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESSLER, CHAD I Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $18,820.44 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CATHERINE A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $18,820.38 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEERCKEN, ANN M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $18,819.84 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, BRITNEY L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $18,819.25 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGINS, SIDRA J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $18,819.24 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBB, LYDIA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,819.00 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL-BEST, KAREN V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $18,818.36 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, JESSICA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,818.34 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, FILOMENA L Employer name Southern Tier Library System Amount $18,818.13 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATI, AUDREY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $18,818.10 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ALEXANDRIA K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,817.90 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, SAGRARIO D Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,817.68 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, GEORGINA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $18,817.65 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDENBECK, IRENE B Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,817.58 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, LINDA A Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $18,817.40 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, SUSAN A Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $18,817.33 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JONATHAN E Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $18,817.32 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, TERESA J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $18,817.24 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, ALYSSA J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $18,817.20 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES ALVARADO, LINOSHKA Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,817.14 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELO, LUCIANA K Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $18,817.05 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGEMA, DAWN E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $18,816.85 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURBER, JESSICA A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $18,816.76 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $18,816.41 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEPHEN A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $18,816.39 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGUEN, DAVID P Employer name Broome County Amount $18,816.13 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAFARDINI, RICHARD A Employer name Greenlawn Fire District Amount $18,815.97 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SCOTT P Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $18,815.95 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, RONALD A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $18,815.88 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, MARY ANN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $18,815.80 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, COLLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,815.66 Date 03/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDON, TRACY L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,815.38 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONELSON, CHRISTA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,815.37 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System