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 ELDRIDGE, LEE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,572.83 Date 07/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCIANO, JOANN D Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $18,572.34 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLO, JOANNA F Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $18,572.10 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, EDWARD C Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $18,572.04 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPCHYNSKI, DEBRA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $18,571.72 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGES, CALVIN R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $18,571.67 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODERBLOM, BARBARA Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $18,571.62 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBRIDY, SHAWN I Employer name Schuyler County Amount $18,571.41 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRELINSKY, RICHARD M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $18,571.22 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASIAK, PHILLIP M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,571.17 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATUCCI, AUBREY J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $18,570.79 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIA, WENDY A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,570.79 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, JOSHUA M Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $18,570.35 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROCKHUM, JENNIFER D Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $18,570.00 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, STEVEN M Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $18,569.82 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZHA, SERMA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,569.79 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREHODA, CARLA N Employer name Granville CSD Amount $18,569.76 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTERLY, JULIE Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $18,569.40 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $18,569.34 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNOWIEZ, CATHY Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $18,569.27 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GRACE L Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $18,569.12 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $18,569.11 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINIARSKI, KIM M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $18,569.00 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, WILLIE H, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $18,568.88 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIERI, KAITLYN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,568.65 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, MANDI L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $18,568.63 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEW, RUTH A Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $18,568.20 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, THERESA A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,567.95 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFFER, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $18,567.89 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JUDITH S Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $18,567.85 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-FAZIOLI, KAITLYN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $18,567.70 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEY, DEBORAH W Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,567.50 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, ANN Employer name Poland CSD Amount $18,567.26 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, DOROTHY J Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $18,567.25 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCER, NAKIA L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $18,567.10 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI PUMA, RHONDA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $18,566.50 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, NICHOLAS R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,566.24 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, ANDREW Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $18,565.97 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, DINA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,565.42 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORI, NICHOLAS M Employer name Orange County Amount $18,565.27 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSANEGO, DANIEL A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $18,565.23 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAISERNIA, FRANCESCA Employer name Greene County Amount $18,564.35 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLER, KEVIN R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $18,564.32 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESCA, VICTORIA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $18,564.32 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA ROS, JOSEPH A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $18,564.18 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GROW, LISA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $18,564.14 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, MICHELLE I Employer name Erie County Amount $18,564.13 Date 07/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, APRIL L Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $18,563.67 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, CATHERINE D Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $18,563.66 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, RANDY S Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $18,563.50 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, IRENE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $18,563.39 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHGAR, PAUL Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $18,563.26 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $18,563.16 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, WILLIAM E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,562.93 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMENCHELLO, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,562.53 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JOSHUA D Employer name Village of New Berlin Amount $18,562.16 Date 01/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLLER, ELYSE S Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $18,562.10 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KRISTIN R Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $18,562.07 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUST, KAREN E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $18,561.99 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPROWSKI, AARON J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $18,561.74 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLING, LARRY J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $18,561.53 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, ANNE K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,561.40 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIER-TUTTLE, SUZANNE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,560.70 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, WILSON Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $18,560.53 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAO, LORALYN C Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $18,559.75 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWLETT, CARRIE J Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $18,559.52 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTASI-TAMBURRINO, JACQUELINE Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $18,559.50 Date 02/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, SHARI L Employer name Wyoming CSD Amount $18,559.39 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURACE, TAMMY A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $18,559.07 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $18,558.34 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCO, DAVID G Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,557.98 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, NAIMA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $18,557.76 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANE L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $18,557.69 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA E Employer name Ontario County Amount $18,557.54 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATO, MAXINE S Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,557.35 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CYNTHIA ANN Employer name Medina CSD Amount $18,557.34 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, TERRI L Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $18,557.30 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMP, TRUDY A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $18,556.96 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JULIE A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $18,556.63 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, KELLY A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $18,556.07 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $18,555.88 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZATLUKAL, AMY C Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $18,555.59 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, KIMBERLY G Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $18,555.08 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMOVITZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $18,554.86 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RUTH A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $18,554.60 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, ARLENE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,554.56 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUJICA, FRANCESCA M Employer name Broome County Amount $18,554.41 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, ARLENE M Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $18,554.30 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, SARAH M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $18,554.18 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFARES, RICHARD J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $18,553.95 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLA-GRANA, SUSAN L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $18,553.95 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPERS, DEBRA J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $18,553.89 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVIONE, LOUIS J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $18,553.76 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, LANCE Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $18,553.19 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGARI, CLAIR A Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $18,553.12 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELCHOR, MIGUEL Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $18,552.98 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDLUND, SHARON Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $18,552.09 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBER, THERESA M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $18,551.32 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMP, ASHLEY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $18,551.01 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMES, GERALDINE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $18,550.96 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System