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 PELLER, JOEL P Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $13,999.44 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, KURT D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $13,999.42 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JONATHAN N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $13,999.04 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DEBORAH E Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $13,999.01 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVITERA, COLLEEN M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $13,998.53 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CLAUDIA Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $13,998.29 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISE, DANA A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $13,998.03 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, JOHN C Employer name Department of State Amount $13,997.93 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, DEBORAH C Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $13,997.93 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWALKER, KATHY L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $13,997.63 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLES, JASON M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $13,997.25 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLINEBRY, SHELLEY A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $13,997.07 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMEK, DOROTA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $13,997.05 Date 04/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, DANIEL T Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $13,997.01 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, JOHN J Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $13,996.44 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JEANETTE M Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $13,996.43 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KAREN K Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $13,996.24 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, KATHERINE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $13,995.99 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAGLER, WILLIAM C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $13,995.76 Date 04/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, EDLINE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $13,995.68 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MELINDA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $13,995.68 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTS, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Ohio Amount $13,995.64 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVREAU, JORDAN-ANNE M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $13,995.21 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKLIN, JUDITH L Employer name Milford CSD Amount $13,995.20 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $13,995.08 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAYNE, MICHELLE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $13,995.06 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, LOIS B Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $13,994.59 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANO, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $13,994.50 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTING, CHERYN L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $13,994.46 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYETTE, BRIAN S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $13,994.44 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JENNIFER J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $13,994.32 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBRIDY, ROBERTA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $13,994.01 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEROY D Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $13,993.97 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, MARIA I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $13,993.96 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPPAGLIA, MARIAH J Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $13,993.13 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, SHIRLEY ANN Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $13,993.03 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUREK, STANLEY J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $13,992.67 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, LISA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $13,992.63 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUCHTER, RUTH V Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $13,992.19 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLYER, BRANDI L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $13,992.10 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, LYNETTE R Employer name Addison CSD Amount $13,992.03 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDINGER, ZINA Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $13,991.87 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUARD, KRISTINE T Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $13,991.85 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, STACEY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $13,991.78 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPERTI, RUTH A Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $13,990.98 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDEN, PAMELA S Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $13,990.97 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BENSON J Employer name Town of Camden Amount $13,990.95 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, VANESSA C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $13,990.52 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTAINO, RALPH Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $13,990.00 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGROVE, MATTHEW R Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $13,989.81 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LESLIE K Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $13,989.66 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, BRIELLE J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $13,989.55 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHERA, MARISA N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $13,989.41 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JULIA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $13,989.35 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATESE, ANTHONY V Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $13,989.28 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRELLI, TRACY L Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $13,988.77 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, LLARILYN E Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $13,988.21 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $13,988.17 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KEITH R Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $13,988.13 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBBE, ROBERT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $13,988.00 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $13,988.00 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMELLO, EVAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $13,987.89 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-STUTZ, DENISE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $13,987.86 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, PATRICK J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $13,987.77 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALLAN L Employer name Erie County Amount $13,987.70 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, DENISE A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $13,987.47 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, MICHAEL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $13,987.43 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROISE, JIMMY Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $13,987.43 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, MICHAEL V A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $13,986.92 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDOV, PAULETTE Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $13,986.92 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, CAROL L Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $13,986.86 Date 03/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPRIGHT, RACHEL H Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $13,986.47 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, KATELYN Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $13,986.30 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGORAS, JOHN P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $13,986.20 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUGHAL, SAAD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $13,986.00 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, NICOLE M Employer name Addison CSD Amount $13,985.62 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, LAUREN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $13,985.44 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $13,985.00 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, SUSAN M Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $13,984.97 Date 12/31/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARD, JEAN E Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $13,984.90 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEZEY, WILLIAM B, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $13,984.80 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PATRICK D Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $13,984.60 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, ALYSSA A Employer name Erie County Amount $13,984.58 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $13,984.50 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ALAN G Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $13,984.07 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVRE, MARGARET E Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $13,984.00 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFE, DEBORAH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $13,983.79 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $13,983.48 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASER, SUZANNE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $13,982.90 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUXTON, RICHARD W J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $13,982.82 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, FRANCES Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $13,982.69 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $13,982.46 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, DOMINICK M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $13,982.32 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU ROSS, THERESA A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $13,982.14 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, AMY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $13,982.06 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JUDITH D Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $13,981.89 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBAUDO, CHRISTINE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $13,981.72 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KIM F Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $13,981.68 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANK, BRAD S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $13,981.62 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHALIKA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $13,981.58 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System