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 MC CLOUD, CARL R Employer name Erie County Amount $18,129.96 Date 10/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, CHERIE J Employer name Education Department Amount $18,129.85 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUFF, CARLY A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $18,129.69 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, ROBERT F Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $18,129.42 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSUMECI, ANNUNZIATA Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $18,129.40 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORT, CHRISTINE N Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $18,128.94 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALARCON, RENZO G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,128.38 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, OSWALDO Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $18,128.28 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LAURIE Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,127.81 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO-TURNER, ANITA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,127.80 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, CONCETTA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $18,127.69 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIGAR, CAROLE A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $18,127.55 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OO, THAN NAING Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,127.22 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHINIAN, PAUL S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,126.92 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, CHINEE Y Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $18,126.66 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUDEN, JOHN F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,126.42 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONETTE, MELANIE L Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $18,125.85 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOHRER, MARIE M Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $18,125.41 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, LUZ Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $18,125.18 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALESKY, DAVID J Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $18,125.00 Date 10/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, SARAH M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $18,124.17 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGES, LOIS J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $18,123.83 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, VICTOR Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $18,123.55 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOS, LORI A Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $18,123.52 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDETTE, KATHY T Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $18,123.52 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIENTEIGNE, HELENA Employer name Education Department Amount $18,123.23 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGHI, KAREN J Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $18,123.04 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, RYON D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $18,122.61 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, LAUREN S Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $18,122.40 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONZ, AMANDA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,121.69 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, KATHRYN L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,121.28 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, SEAN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,121.07 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEEZ, TEMITOPE M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $18,120.83 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWON, SOO Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $18,120.44 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARIELLO, FRANK J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $18,120.44 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PEGGY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,120.40 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZO, MURPHY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $18,120.15 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, JOSEPH Q T Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $18,120.06 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, BENJAMIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $18,120.05 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRICCIO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $18,120.00 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, RANDY H Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,119.46 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MEI R Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $18,119.30 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGSDON, MARGARET E Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $18,118.72 Date 05/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MARIBEL Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $18,118.62 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOETZ, TERESA D Employer name Portville CSD Amount $18,118.52 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANUZZI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $18,118.37 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, NOVLETTE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $18,118.10 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, SUZANNE E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $18,117.94 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUDILL, RYAN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $18,117.48 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEEZ-TAIWO, SOLA T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $18,117.40 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANDREINA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $18,117.13 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, MELODY A Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $18,116.94 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACEK, MAUREEN W Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $18,116.88 Date 11/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, KYLE R Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $18,116.58 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVISKA, BARBARA J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,116.33 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWE, DARLINE P Employer name Victor CSD Amount $18,116.08 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, LINDA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,115.95 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORINSHEK, JOHN W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $18,115.90 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTO, ANDREW C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $18,115.43 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PATRICK H R Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $18,115.37 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,115.23 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, ROBERT P Employer name Niagara County Amount $18,115.20 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, SADE S Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $18,115.17 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CHERRIE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,115.12 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAHRAG, AHMED A Employer name Erie County Amount $18,114.83 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROUIN, CRIS J Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $18,114.58 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWALL, THERESA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $18,114.41 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHUBKA, ALISON M Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $18,114.26 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,114.20 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, DANIELLA N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $18,114.07 Date 11/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPNEY, STEPHANIE D Employer name Village of Whitney Point Amount $18,113.97 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERBO, DONNA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,113.92 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, QUENTIN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $18,113.79 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCOPO, TRISHA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,113.79 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIXTE, MARIE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $18,113.19 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS-MICHEL, DORIS A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,112.95 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, JEFFREY T, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $18,112.82 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, KIMBERLY M Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $18,112.05 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPEL, ALYSSA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,112.04 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, KATEY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,112.04 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUGE, REIKO Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $18,112.03 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EDNA O Employer name City of Rochester Amount $18,111.98 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEITH J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $18,111.96 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAW, JENNIFER L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $18,111.83 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, WILLIAM F Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $18,111.08 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JOHN C Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $18,110.88 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, LEANDRA T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,110.70 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELY, BRANDON W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,110.09 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAREJKO, TAMMY M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $18,110.07 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, ELIZABETH Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $18,109.99 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, MARLON C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $18,109.53 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, GREGG A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $18,109.47 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVILLI, GINA M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $18,109.45 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KHALEELAH S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $18,108.98 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, MARK A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,108.98 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, BRANDY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,108.77 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, LISA A Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $18,108.35 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDFERN, KATHLEEN Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $18,108.14 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN, CYNTHIA J Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $18,107.50 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MARY V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $18,107.39 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System