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 DEMO, KAREN J Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $23,384.45 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIELLE M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $23,384.36 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCHIANTI, RICHARD P Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $23,384.22 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROMARCO, ROSE Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $23,383.99 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON-MUNSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $23,383.92 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANEDA, REBECCA L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $23,383.86 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDY, SHEENA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $23,383.84 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBACKI, BELINDA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $23,383.80 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAID, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $23,383.80 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLIOT, KEVIN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,383.68 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LINDA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,383.57 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLERMIUS, CALANDRA C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $23,383.47 Date 11/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTISTEBAN, JENNY I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,383.44 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KAYLEIGH A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,382.64 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LINDA M Employer name Warren County Amount $23,382.63 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MEGHAN E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $23,382.60 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGEON, JANET M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,382.50 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, MICHAEL J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $23,382.48 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALEWICZ, BOGUMILA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $23,381.95 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENKEL, ROBERT A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,381.74 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, LAURA A Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $23,381.62 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $23,381.12 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, TAYLOR M Employer name Genesee County Amount $23,381.04 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALOPOULOS, FRANCES M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $23,380.87 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, BRITTANY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,380.87 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, SHEREE M Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $23,379.44 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANIER, KAREN M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $23,378.91 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFO, JEANNE A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $23,378.64 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, CURTIS E Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $23,378.52 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, ERIC M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $23,378.35 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SHAUNA K Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $23,378.20 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE-SMITH, JANELLE W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $23,377.79 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KAREN A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $23,376.65 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JESSICA A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $23,376.64 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, JULIE A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $23,376.17 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFAT, DEBORAH J Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $23,376.13 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZER, ANDREW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,376.04 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDOYA, FREDY Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $23,375.73 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRICE, JAMES R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $23,375.73 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, MICHELE A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $23,375.43 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, AIMEE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $23,375.27 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABAWA, LISA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,375.25 Date 06/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUTTON, MARIANNE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,374.84 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANCE, JUSTIN N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $23,374.83 Date 05/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MADELINE Employer name Malone CSD Amount $23,374.40 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSAMA, MARIE S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,374.24 Date 02/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLO, JOHN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,373.25 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOPA, CAROLINE A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $23,373.12 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, LINDA L Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $23,372.93 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MARY I Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,372.64 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, ANGELA M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $23,372.63 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARION, HENSIE Y Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $23,372.50 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHRLIN, LESLIE G Employer name Victor CSD Amount $23,372.40 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ANITA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $23,371.76 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, WILLIAM E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $23,371.55 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVER, VIRGINIA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $23,371.40 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ELLEN Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $23,370.89 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DONNA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,370.49 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CHARLENE L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $23,370.22 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $23,370.09 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, DENISE R Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $23,370.01 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, DENISE A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $23,369.93 Date 01/15/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEWE, CATHERINE Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $23,369.78 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, MICHELLE Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $23,369.77 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKI, ALEXANDER J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,369.77 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUZA, MELINDA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,369.42 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GREGOR, EDITH L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $23,369.08 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, PAULA J Employer name Perry CSD Amount $23,368.97 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEBRAL, LORENZO V Employer name Erie County Amount $23,368.70 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ALEX M Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,368.56 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, SHARON L Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,368.32 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAL, JOSEPH P Employer name Rockland County Amount $23,368.29 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOJCAJ, LILLIANA V Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $23,367.97 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTON, BRENDA J Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $23,367.82 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONIS, GRACE V Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,367.49 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RYAN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $23,367.19 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, LESLIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,367.06 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LISA M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $23,366.85 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLI, ERICA J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $23,366.75 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, JOAN A Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $23,366.44 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EROL, HIKMET Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,366.32 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIFSON, LESHA I Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,366.21 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, ASHLEY M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $23,366.17 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ERICA S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $23,366.06 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTHOUSE, TAMERA E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,365.65 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DER WEGE, NORMA J Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $23,365.53 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CARL F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $23,365.52 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIRIK, JONATHAN S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $23,365.49 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, JACOB W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $23,365.36 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JASON K Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $23,365.29 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, MONICA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,365.04 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, DEBORAH M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,364.95 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, DAWN C Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,364.92 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAGANDIS, JOANN S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,364.76 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LEONORE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,364.76 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDIELLO, DIANA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,364.00 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,364.00 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, VENESSA L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $23,363.76 Date 12/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSKIN, RICHARD M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $23,363.56 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, KAREN L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,363.55 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System