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 MARCOS, ANTONIA F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $22,994.45 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, LYNN M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $22,994.32 Date 07/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBERT, PATRICIA L Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $22,993.38 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TLACH, WENDY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,992.83 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRYLA, SUSAN E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $22,992.73 Date 09/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JOHN T Employer name Highland CSD Amount $22,992.72 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUGHTON, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Millbrook Amount $22,992.63 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVE, RASHAD Z Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $22,992.51 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLAFER, DANIEL E Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $22,991.81 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, NANCY B Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,991.61 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, MARCIE L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $22,991.52 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, SOL M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $22,991.06 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSSON, PEGGY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $22,990.96 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUIDA, PALMA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,990.91 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, SHARON E Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $22,990.67 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARR, DOREEN M Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $22,989.91 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUVAIS, CINDY A Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $22,989.85 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, RICHARD F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $22,989.81 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, JILL E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $22,989.81 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MERIDETH H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $22,989.81 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST MARY, KRISTIN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $22,989.81 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, JOANN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $22,989.81 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, ROSALEEN M Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $22,989.71 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KIMBERLY M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $22,989.28 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOUIN, KELLY J Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $22,989.14 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKING, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $22,989.10 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERTON, NANCY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,988.85 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULPA, HELEN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $22,988.57 Date 09/08/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, ALAN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $22,987.63 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSLER, GREGG E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $22,987.22 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFERY, KEVIN E Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $22,986.77 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURIN, CARISSA E Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $22,986.65 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDORN, ANGELA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $22,986.62 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, NICOLE M Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $22,986.59 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLWEIN, MICHAEL F Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $22,985.99 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, DAWN E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $22,985.95 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ELISA J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $22,985.95 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LAURA J Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $22,985.94 Date 10/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMKE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Chenango County Amount $22,985.36 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALFRED Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $22,985.13 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, DAWN M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $22,985.00 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCIO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,984.79 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, KIM M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $22,984.25 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $22,984.15 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, KAREN E Employer name Orange County Amount $22,983.87 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIKISH, ERIKA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $22,983.71 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEKOCH, JOHN P Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $22,983.39 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, DONNA J Employer name Orange County Amount $22,983.39 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, FRANKLIN L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $22,983.21 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSMAN, JOANNE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,983.10 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, JILL A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $22,982.98 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MAXINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,982.90 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, IRIS Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,982.89 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, NATHAN A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $22,982.54 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, CAROL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,982.15 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JEROME Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,981.85 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DAISY M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $22,981.69 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCCIARDO, LILLIAN Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,981.45 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, MA W Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $22,980.84 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTONE, BARBARA Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $22,980.82 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, PETER R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $22,980.80 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARIA C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,980.28 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSLEY, JANET M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $22,980.01 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $22,980.00 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JUSTIN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,979.84 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Chemung County Amount $22,979.78 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, NANCY L Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $22,979.68 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, STACY L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $22,979.26 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ROBERT T Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $22,979.10 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTTE, CAROLYN M Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $22,979.07 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUE, DANA A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $22,979.00 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, CLARA Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $22,978.84 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SUSAN R Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $22,978.70 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, BURNETT R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,977.87 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, BROOKE A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $22,977.77 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUK, MYOUNG S Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $22,977.69 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, GEORGE P Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $22,977.68 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, JOHN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $22,977.58 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYCUMBER, JOHN B Employer name City of Elmira Amount $22,977.46 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PATRICK G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,977.41 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAMI, VERONICA E Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $22,977.36 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTEAD, JULIE A Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $22,976.27 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKWOOD, CANDY R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $22,976.16 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRINCIONE, ERIN M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $22,975.93 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIASOF, DOREEN M Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $22,975.81 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGEL, DEBRA R Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $22,975.48 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTS, MICHAEL J Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $22,975.39 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNECZ, JACOB C Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $22,975.37 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, DIANE L Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $22,975.34 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $22,975.34 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DAMON R Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $22,975.33 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, DEBOR'AH A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $22,975.00 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $22,974.80 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, STEPHANIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,974.61 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUISTI, LUCERO Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $22,974.13 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, GEORGE R Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $22,974.12 Date 12/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAN, JASON Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $22,973.58 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, BRANDON J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $22,973.32 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLTON-O'ROURKE, ANN M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $22,973.22 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DOUGLAS N Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $22,972.20 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System