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 VELEZ, SHERLY Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $22,908.34 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOTT, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $22,907.70 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $22,907.45 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLENDER, DOROTA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $22,907.45 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,907.29 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL R Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $22,907.26 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEK, ZACHARY C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $22,906.34 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLING, TONYA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $22,906.27 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, GRICELDA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $22,906.10 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, TERRI J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $22,906.08 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGALL, ANN T Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $22,905.95 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, DONALD S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $22,905.69 Date 05/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, JODI L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $22,905.24 Date 11/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNS, SHANTA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $22,905.10 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNIA, SABRINA A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,904.98 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURVILLE, DEBORAH S Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $22,904.93 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, ALAN M Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $22,904.61 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, ANTOINETTE M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $22,904.45 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, STEPHEN T Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $22,904.27 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC QUEEN, MARY R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $22,904.21 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, ROBERT F, III Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $22,904.17 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEKSY, MARIE E Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $22,904.02 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRYAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,903.79 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, KATHLEEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $22,903.75 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ROBERT J Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $22,903.60 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINKIEWICZ, MARIE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $22,903.12 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, FELICIA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $22,902.67 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRIANNO, JOSEPH M Employer name Wayne County Amount $22,902.57 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, ASHLEY N Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,902.38 Date 08/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, BONNIE G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $22,902.35 Date 07/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALK, DARLENE L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $22,902.09 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONZEL, CRYSTAL R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,901.62 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNITO, ANDREA M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $22,901.40 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, STEPHANIE L Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $22,901.02 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URICH, LISA M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $22,900.91 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGHLAN, SEAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $22,900.86 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, JERRY J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $22,900.63 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO, JO ANN B Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $22,900.59 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JOYCE A Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $22,900.41 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRETCH, STEVEN T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $22,899.94 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $22,899.72 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $22,899.69 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, SANDRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,899.53 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTAN, BRITTANY M Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $22,899.24 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, APRIL M Employer name Wayne County Amount $22,899.11 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIRILLI, LAURIE A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $22,898.65 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JASON R Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,898.58 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMLEY, JONATHAN T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,898.49 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $22,898.25 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREER, HEIDI M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $22,898.20 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $22,898.16 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDI, SONJA Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $22,898.16 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEYEAR, ANDREEN E Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $22,898.13 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, KATHERINE A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $22,898.03 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, KATHLEEN D Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $22,897.50 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, DWIGHT F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,897.40 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Darien Amount $22,897.40 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DIANE Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $22,897.17 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE, LAURA B Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $22,896.87 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEC, SANDRA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $22,896.45 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNICK, LINDA L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $22,896.45 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOHRER, JOSEPH M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $22,896.44 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILJEDAHL, MARGARET H Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,896.28 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONKS, CONSTANCE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,895.95 Date 04/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, THERESA M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $22,895.87 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, CATHERINE M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $22,895.76 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAFARDINI, SANDRA JW Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $22,895.31 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINDISI, CATHERINE Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $22,895.04 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-SANTOS, DALILAH J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $22,894.78 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, DEBRA M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $22,894.31 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, JANELLE E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $22,893.76 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIST, CHARLES G Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $22,893.73 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANN, RENE E Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $22,893.65 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $22,893.52 Date 09/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LAURIE A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $22,893.02 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, MAYRA N Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $22,893.00 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTS, MARIA E W Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $22,892.50 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINSEL, ROBIN L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $22,891.41 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER WYNCOOP, NANCY E Employer name Town of Lexington Amount $22,891.24 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PATRICK A Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $22,891.15 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DAVID W, JR Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $22,890.71 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIARD, JULIE A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $22,890.54 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURKE, LILLIAN C Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $22,890.17 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRA, NICOLE E Employer name Erie County Amount $22,890.09 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THERESA D Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,890.07 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ROBIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,890.01 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GUY M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $22,889.98 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGHAM, CHERYL L Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $22,889.94 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACHE, LINDA M Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $22,889.90 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, JASON C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $22,889.73 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLMAN, DONOVAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,889.63 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, PAULA L Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $22,889.32 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKHIL, NAJAH A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $22,889.30 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIMENI, KIMBERLY C Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $22,889.24 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROLD, JEANNE M Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $22,888.51 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JULIA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,888.36 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLNIEWICZ, MICHELLE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,887.50 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JACKIE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,887.25 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZULLI, SUZANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,887.24 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, PETER A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $22,886.58 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System