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 HOYT, CARL R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,998.01 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KHALSHIA D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $30,997.95 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POORE, ROSEANN M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $30,997.63 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLKY, MAUREEN A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,997.36 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, SOCORRO Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,997.00 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITO, MARTA Y Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,997.00 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETUK, MERLEINE A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,997.00 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACIANI, MARICELIZ Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,997.00 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES W Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,997.00 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWLIS, AMY R Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,997.00 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRY, AARON J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,996.57 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHELE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $30,996.19 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZAN, HEATHER L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $30,995.90 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMIECIK, DONNA J Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $30,995.78 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JEANNE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,995.63 Date 04/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LEWIS C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,995.28 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANULTY, JOAN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $30,995.19 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARLING, NIYAHNI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,995.06 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, THOMAS F Employer name Erie County Amount $30,994.77 Date 07/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, HECTOR, JR Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,994.69 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBY, LENNIKA V Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $30,994.42 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOR, LAY Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $30,994.40 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, BOB Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $30,994.16 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TAMMY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,994.08 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDUNIAK, STEPHEN H Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $30,994.07 Date 08/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGALO, MAIA F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,994.06 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCHER, ANDREA J Employer name Town of Elma Amount $30,994.01 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LA-KEISHA L Employer name Albany County Amount $30,993.75 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANGAS, ADAM R Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $30,993.73 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, MARK J Employer name City of Utica Amount $30,993.50 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, BRIAN S Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $30,993.38 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKSTROM, PATTY S Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $30,993.11 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIANCALEPORE, MARY B Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,992.87 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLA, ROBERT F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,992.34 Date 03/06/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLSTEDT, RICHARD E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,992.31 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, JOHN W, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,992.28 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, ROSARIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,992.09 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, HEIDI W Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,992.04 Date 06/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DANIEL W Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $30,992.00 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWZE, SHANE L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $30,991.78 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MELISSA L Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $30,991.35 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, KAYLEIGH E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,991.27 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERROCKER, KIM S Employer name Education Department Amount $30,991.22 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MATTHEW C Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $30,991.22 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GELAIS, DEANA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $30,990.69 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSER, MICHAEL A, SR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,990.59 Date 04/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLMANTEER, LAURIE C Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $30,990.13 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIL, PAMELA A Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,990.06 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEY, SUZANNE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $30,989.88 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, GARTH F Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,989.60 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-MONSEGUR, DAISY Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $30,989.55 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWELL, HEATHER L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,989.49 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, MARCELA E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $30,989.09 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDT, JUSTIN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,988.86 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBA, KELLY P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,988.86 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-BURRELL, SALOME G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $30,988.41 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN STEENBURG, VICTOR A Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $30,988.41 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICE, TRAVIS R Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $30,988.05 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEPKER, ROBERT Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $30,987.95 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYNKO, SUSAN G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,987.93 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, BAYLEE J Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,987.47 Date 05/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,987.31 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARGARET P Employer name Education Department Amount $30,987.05 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINES, KATHARINE N Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,986.78 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, DANIELLE A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,986.76 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, MOHAMED A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $30,985.98 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARDIAS, MARYELLEN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,985.88 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, BRENNA E Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $30,985.87 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDINGS, DERRICK O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,985.83 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERET, GREGORY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,985.51 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, ERIKA E Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,985.51 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DONALD J Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,985.36 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINTINO, NICOLE J Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,985.22 Date 02/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, ANN F Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $30,985.20 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEJANDRO, ELVIN L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $30,984.90 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DANIEL G Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $30,984.73 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZALKOWSKI, JILL A Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,984.70 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, DANIEL D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $30,984.68 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITREVSKA, LILJANA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,984.43 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, WILLIAM M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,984.00 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, CHERYL A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,983.94 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULA, JO ELLEN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,983.94 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHL, WILLIAM W, JR Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,983.65 Date 07/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMBLOW, RALPH E Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $30,983.62 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENSCH, WALTER R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,983.57 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIELLE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,983.50 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKER, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $30,983.12 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISARZ, EILEEN Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,982.78 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, ZACHERY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,982.76 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SARAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,982.54 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $30,982.41 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, THERESA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,981.83 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWM, LAL R Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,981.82 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENER, DONALD J Employer name Town of Groton Amount $30,981.55 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHLYAKT, ALLA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $30,981.49 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTEFANO, JOHN G Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $30,981.45 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMS, PATRICIA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,981.22 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, LOUISE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,981.06 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODREAU, MELISSA S Employer name Schoharie County Amount $30,981.03 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPELIN, PAULA J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,980.93 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System