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 POLHAMUS, TRISTA G Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $6,521.90 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, SUZANNE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $6,521.82 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARZON, GISELLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $6,521.73 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, JENNIFER L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $6,521.46 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, PAMELA G Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $6,521.43 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIER, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $6,521.15 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCBEAN, VANISHA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $6,520.80 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $6,520.64 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEY, DAIHNIA D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $6,520.52 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, LAURA E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,520.52 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, NILSA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,520.43 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, SAMANTHA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $6,520.32 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, MICHAEL C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,520.27 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITACCO, VALERIE A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $6,520.00 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDVUKAJ, VILMA Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $6,519.64 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNEY, DERYLE L Employer name Town of Allegany Amount $6,519.60 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIECKHOFF, THOMAS E Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $6,519.50 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, NICOLE M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $6,519.24 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, LAUREN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $6,517.50 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSTERER, MEGAN R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $6,517.42 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRON-GALLMAN, MELISSA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $6,517.31 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVEIRA, LILIANA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $6,517.19 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JESSICA M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $6,516.67 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVERS, CHEYENNE M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $6,516.58 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLICARO, SHANNA M Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $6,516.54 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, KRISTY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,516.25 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, ALEXANDER D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,516.14 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLENDER, JONATHAN S Employer name Town of Denning Amount $6,515.75 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $6,515.72 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICK, PETER G Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $6,515.62 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, PETER M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $6,515.42 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $6,515.17 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKWA, DAVID B Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $6,515.15 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARSKI, KENDRA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $6,515.15 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JUSTIN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $6,515.15 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, JAMES W Employer name Department of State Amount $6,515.15 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROBERT Employer name Town of Union Amount $6,515.14 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUGH, RYAN P Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $6,514.64 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, JACOB A Employer name Fulton County Amount $6,514.63 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, JOY A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $6,514.46 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, CRYSTAL V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $6,514.34 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, WENDY M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $6,514.27 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, SUMMER I Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $6,514.25 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMPELLA, NATHAN A Employer name Pittsford Fire District Amount $6,514.00 Date 07/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWARKA, SELENA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $6,513.91 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, CLEMMENT M, III Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $6,513.50 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVETT, STEVEN Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $6,513.31 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, GORDON R Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $6,512.32 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVINE, AUDREY J Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $6,512.20 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYTON, JASMINE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $6,512.02 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABNEY, CLIFTON Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $6,512.00 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWN, WILLARD J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $6,511.79 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODIERNA, DEIRDRE M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $6,510.75 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, SOOKY K Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $6,510.69 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUK, JORDAN J W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6,510.66 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARICK, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Oswego County Amount $6,510.63 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER CUNNINGHAM, SIERRA Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,510.46 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLARKEY, MARGARET M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $6,510.43 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $6,510.22 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, KRISTA M Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $6,510.18 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, BRADLEY J Employer name Town of Willing Amount $6,510.00 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, TAMMY I Employer name Village of Hunter Amount $6,510.00 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $6,510.00 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNEN, BRITTNEY N Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $6,509.89 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BARBARA J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $6,509.86 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, JARED W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $6,509.84 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, LA SHANDA A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $6,509.84 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ORLANDO Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $6,509.18 Date 04/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FEE, KRISTY A Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $6,508.32 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNS, JOHN W, IV Employer name Town of Eden Amount $6,508.29 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TRACI M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $6,508.16 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIZABETH M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $6,508.13 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, HEIDI L Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $6,507.96 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ALLISON C Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $6,507.79 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, PATRICIA J Employer name Greene County Amount $6,507.71 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MEGHAN E Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $6,507.70 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOSKY, JENNIFER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,507.50 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTARULI, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $6,507.28 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MARIA B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $6,506.21 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JONATHAN L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $6,505.80 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWCZYK, CHRYSTAL M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $6,505.75 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENSON, MARVIN B Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,505.70 Date 06/14/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, MEGAN H Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,505.70 Date 06/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREGROSA, PAUL J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $6,505.63 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, HEATHER C Employer name Portville CSD Amount $6,505.56 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, DANIELLE M Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $6,505.43 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIKIAN, JO ANN Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $6,505.07 Date 12/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDOUS, NASIMA Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $6,504.98 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCH, CAIT L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $6,504.97 Date 11/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, JOSEPH J Employer name Columbia County Amount $6,504.72 Date 10/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, CHRISTEL S Employer name Erie County Amount $6,504.59 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, THERESA L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $6,504.00 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, SHERRIANN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $6,503.56 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, LINDSAY M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $6,503.38 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ALYSSA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $6,503.05 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZAR WARD, MARIE-ANNE Employer name Keene CSD Amount $6,502.50 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $6,502.39 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, MICHAEL C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $6,501.71 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAAS, PETER F Employer name Newark CSD Amount $6,501.66 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, ALICE J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $6,501.25 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System