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 BILLSBORROW, SERENA Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $8,555.12 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLSTROM, JENNIFER Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $8,555.12 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNALL, ABIGAIL E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $8,554.68 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERWEIN, NICHOLAS P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $8,554.59 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSMORE, DIANE D Y Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $8,554.47 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, BARBARA E Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $8,554.37 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, IVER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,554.26 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $8,554.22 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEREBEE, SHAUNICEE R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,554.17 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFENHAUT, ASHLEY L Employer name Orange County Amount $8,552.93 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABHORN, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,552.88 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAKE, DIANE Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $8,552.82 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWEN, KATHLEEN H Employer name Webster CSD Amount $8,552.30 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESIN, ELIZABETH J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $8,551.99 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBLINO, TINA M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $8,551.95 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, HOLLY A Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $8,551.95 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, GREGORY L Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $8,551.89 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, VICKY A Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $8,551.77 Date 03/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JOAN M Employer name Town of Guilford Amount $8,551.64 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, JAYDA R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $8,551.06 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSELMO, TARA A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $8,550.73 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARRETT M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $8,550.49 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, BARBARA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $8,550.17 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYTON, VALERIE Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $8,550.13 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, LATAYA S Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $8,550.09 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TYNE, PETER S Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $8,550.00 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORNING, RODNEY H Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $8,549.75 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, SHARESS Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $8,549.34 Date 12/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-FADER, DENISE M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $8,549.28 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSIER, BEVERLY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,548.96 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, WENDY L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $8,548.77 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMAGLIA, ROMINA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $8,548.66 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, STEPHEN Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $8,548.31 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, KAREN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,548.17 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEESMAN, CARRIE M Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $8,548.00 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSANTINO, LOUIS Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $8,547.95 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILOSKI, URSULA B Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $8,547.31 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA HART, AARON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $8,547.24 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, FRANCESCA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $8,546.87 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, MELISSA A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $8,546.56 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, KELLY M Employer name Erie County Amount $8,546.22 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LAURA A Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $8,545.81 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMUNDSEN, NANCY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $8,545.78 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, MICHELE A Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $8,545.78 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDELL, JOSHUA D Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $8,544.94 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, JOHN M Employer name Village of Port Dickinson Amount $8,544.91 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, TYLER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANTA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, SHAWN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCH, JARED D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TIFFANY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUTHAUSER, SEAN J C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTER, SCOTT A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCINO, GIOVANNI A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PATRICK J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, RANDALL S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLAFER, AMBER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBITZKI, EVAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUK, JARED J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOOF, JASON B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CONNOR S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,544.86 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANNIGAN, KAREN E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,544.82 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, MAUREEN F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,544.68 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, JOHN Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $8,544.64 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Adams Amount $8,544.60 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,544.51 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, ARTHUR W Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $8,544.50 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, COREY L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $8,544.50 Date 12/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBIE, MICHELE A Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $8,544.41 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, TERRANCE D Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $8,543.75 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DU JUANE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,543.74 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZ, GENEVIEVE M Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $8,543.68 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ZORIA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $8,543.66 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, ADAM J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $8,543.63 Date 02/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, LILLIAN D Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $8,543.38 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNZWEIG, NATALIE A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $8,543.35 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CATHERINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,543.29 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, KARYN D Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $8,543.25 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLES, STEPHANIE A Employer name Village of Attica Amount $8,543.18 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAURIE, EBONY Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $8,543.07 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DIANE L Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $8,543.00 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNING, KATHLEEN Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $8,542.83 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $8,542.56 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, JONATHAN W Employer name Orange County Amount $8,542.38 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECKERLE, MARYANN Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $8,541.63 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, TERESA D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $8,541.54 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, BRIAN A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $8,541.22 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LAURIE J Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $8,541.09 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDEN, ANTHONY L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $8,541.02 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGAR, HENRIETTA P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $8,540.86 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOHANNA C Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $8,540.86 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOSEPH D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $8,540.81 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBOWITZ, DOREEN C Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $8,540.67 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, ANN MARIE Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $8,540.66 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, LINDA M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $8,540.48 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BENJAMIN K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,540.43 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, CHRISTINA J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,540.39 Date 01/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, GARY S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,540.38 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO, ANTHONY Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,540.38 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, MORGAN N Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,540.38 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System