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 PIERCE, ROBIN A Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $23,523.47 Date 05/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DGIEN, KAREN K Employer name Steuben County Amount $23,523.13 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASEEN, SHEHRE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $23,522.75 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIUBA, LYNN P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $23,522.71 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, MAUREEN A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $23,522.35 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, JERRY L, JR Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $23,522.34 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JASON M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,522.32 Date 03/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $23,522.31 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, KELLY L Employer name Andover CSD Amount $23,521.96 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEYNE, DAWN P Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $23,521.82 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, LESLIE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,521.45 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MORRIS, KATHRINA S Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $23,521.20 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, MINNIE T Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $23,520.92 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTE, SHERRY D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $23,520.56 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAE, REBECCA N Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $23,520.17 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVITZ, ANDREW D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $23,520.13 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURDEAU, MICHELLE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,520.00 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZYGIEL, AUBREY K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,519.72 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, DONALD D, JR Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $23,519.59 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAVEGA, HENRI Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $23,519.23 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, RYAN M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $23,519.05 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYL, EUGENE J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $23,518.78 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEL, CONSTANCE M Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $23,518.74 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, AARON C Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $23,518.66 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASIC, VLADISLAV W Employer name Webster CSD Amount $23,518.08 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, HEZEKIAH M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,517.57 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LATISHA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,517.43 Date 11/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,517.06 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, ROSE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $23,516.87 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUL, STEPHANIE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,516.82 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPPE, COLLEEN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $23,516.81 Date 04/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KATHLEEN B Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $23,516.75 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LUISA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,516.43 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASOLINA, JOSEPH M Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $23,516.35 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEBVRE, CYNTHIA F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $23,516.19 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, MARGARET Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $23,516.17 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOOF, JUSTIN F Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $23,515.63 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $23,515.50 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUREK, MARCIA A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $23,515.43 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, JOSE A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $23,515.36 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, CINDY A Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $23,515.28 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JACQUELINE J Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $23,515.25 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MAUREEN K Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $23,514.91 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKINS, CHIA J Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $23,514.74 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DERIC N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $23,514.70 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICE, DEBRA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,514.45 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, KIM A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $23,514.43 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, BEVERLY J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $23,514.22 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, CYNTHIA I Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $23,514.17 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSKELLE, JEANNETTE M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $23,514.06 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, JULIE M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $23,514.00 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Otsego County Amount $23,513.82 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MELISSA J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $23,513.36 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, TAMMY L Employer name Fort Edward UFSD Amount $23,513.27 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, SUSAN M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $23,513.01 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, KIMBERLY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,512.85 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTOVER, JESSICA A Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $23,512.58 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, JACQUELINE M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $23,512.26 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYER, LUCINDA N Employer name Cayuga County Amount $23,511.44 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, JEAN Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,510.98 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEBO, MARY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,509.56 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNES, MARY ANN Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $23,509.54 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISILMERI, ASHLEY M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,509.25 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, STEVEN M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $23,508.86 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JEFFREY W, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $23,508.85 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,508.79 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURKA, ILANA F Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,508.71 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ENNIS G, III Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,508.35 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDIN, SHANNON D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,508.35 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, SANDRA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,508.24 Date 08/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHARE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Department of Law Amount $23,508.10 Date 12/03/1959 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, JEFFREY S Employer name Tioga County Amount $23,508.07 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, SCOTT M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $23,507.88 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECHILO, DEBORAH Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,507.61 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGO, MARYGRACE L Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $23,507.60 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, MARCO V Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $23,507.51 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, GREGORY S Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,507.16 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUESS, ELINOR J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,506.85 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, SANDRA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $23,506.45 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, JAMES H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,506.36 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, DOREEN G Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $23,506.11 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NATALIE J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $23,505.89 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, SHARON L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $23,505.85 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSALVE, RUBY Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,505.59 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHELE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,505.43 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, BETH A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $23,505.08 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKARD, JORDASH K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $23,504.82 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DERMITA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $23,504.40 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, CATHY L Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $23,504.14 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, SILVIA T Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $23,504.00 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECINE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $23,503.61 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIMMINS, JESSICA L Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $23,503.32 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZIZI, KHALIL Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $23,503.13 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, JORDAN M Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $23,503.06 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAN, SANDY A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $23,503.04 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER-TABAR, COURTNEY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $23,502.81 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, PAUL J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $23,502.71 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCA, DIANE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,502.68 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, LISA Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $23,502.55 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, VICTORIA K Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,502.35 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System