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 DANIELS, WESLEY L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $20,754.02 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JOSHUA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $20,754.00 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURTZ, BARBARA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,753.98 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHM, BRENDA L Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $20,753.85 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, JOYCE L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $20,753.77 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRES, DAVID W Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $20,753.40 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, JEAN E Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,752.85 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JUDY M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,752.85 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETHERBE, HERBERT J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $20,752.50 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, CHERIE E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $20,752.27 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMAN, JILL M Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $20,752.00 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKO, ANJELICA D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $20,752.00 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, LINDA K Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $20,751.81 Date 05/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, ROSARIO G Employer name Rockland County Amount $20,751.81 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHENBERG, SUSAN M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $20,751.76 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JAMES K Employer name Montgomery County Amount $20,751.67 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, LINDSAY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,751.57 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JOSE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,751.53 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDOWSKI, MICHAEL T Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $20,751.52 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLER, JOYCE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,751.41 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DEANNA C Employer name Afton CSD Amount $20,751.39 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, ERIN C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,751.20 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,750.74 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANDER-SMITH, HEATHER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $20,750.72 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, BRITTANY T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,750.14 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARSHBARGER, JON M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $20,749.80 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, MARY E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $20,749.27 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, KELLEY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,748.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENMAN, LARRY J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $20,747.87 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY-AIDALA, RHONDA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $20,747.49 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, CATHY A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $20,747.29 Date 05/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, DIANE M Employer name Broome County Amount $20,747.26 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, ANN E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $20,746.93 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTMANN, JOANN I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,746.69 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARIA T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $20,746.55 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGELETTE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,746.37 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSIE, JUDITH M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,746.37 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHOK, LESLIE A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,746.37 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZZO, RENE L Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $20,746.20 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CLAIRE L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $20,745.38 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SANDRA L Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $20,745.29 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONIGMAN, AUDREY Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $20,744.96 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, HEATHER M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,744.69 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRON, SUSAN M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,744.48 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, BRIAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $20,744.38 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGEAR, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Deruyter Amount $20,744.00 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGSTAFF, JANELL Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $20,743.91 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABINS, PAUL J Employer name Village of Cohocton Amount $20,743.72 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSKO, JASMINE B Employer name Warren County Amount $20,743.42 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOVSKY, ERIC T Employer name Town of Chili Amount $20,742.92 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, NICOLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,742.53 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, BRIDGET M Employer name Albany County Amount $20,742.37 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLES G, III Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,742.20 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDESEL, KAREN S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $20,741.75 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTELLO, NELLY Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $20,741.48 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, ASHISH Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $20,741.44 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SCOTT S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $20,741.44 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, LYNN C Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $20,741.27 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, DIANA M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $20,740.98 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, DEBORAH J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,740.85 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, THOMAS J Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $20,740.42 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEOTZLER, JOYCE Employer name Ulster County Amount $20,740.20 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRANDIE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,740.10 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, MARY A Employer name Town of Carrollton Amount $20,740.06 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, CAROLYN J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,739.97 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, EDWARD H, JR Employer name Sound Beach Fire District Amount $20,739.92 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, GAIL L Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $20,739.49 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREADIS, TANA J Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $20,739.16 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYDO, CHRISTINA F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $20,739.12 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRILL, CHRISTINA M Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $20,739.08 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, CHRISTINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $20,738.83 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLPERT, ELIZABETH C Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $20,738.81 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRRER, LAURIE A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,738.74 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGLER, LINDA L Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,738.74 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIL, ROBIN L Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $20,738.74 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ROBIN J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $20,738.26 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, WENDY L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $20,738.01 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUVERTIER, NORIVETTE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $20,737.79 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PJETROVIC, JASMIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $20,737.40 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, DEANINE Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $20,736.99 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRIGAN, NANCY C Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $20,736.99 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, NICOLE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,736.81 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZZIMO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Perry CSD Amount $20,736.37 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTT-TRONOLONE, JENNIFER E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,735.58 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, JENNIFER M Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $20,735.35 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, AUSTIN W Employer name Delaware County Amount $20,734.40 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEJA, VINCENT M Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $20,734.28 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASKOWSKI, LINDA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $20,734.06 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, KAREN L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $20,733.97 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $20,733.97 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, DANIEL D Employer name Town of Rush Amount $20,733.85 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, TONI Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,733.62 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADHAVAN, JAYA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $20,733.61 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, JO ANN C Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,733.45 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CATRIENA T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,733.39 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JOSHUA R Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $20,733.31 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYCE, SCOTT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,733.30 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, RACHEL R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $20,732.88 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROZZI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $20,732.72 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, PRINCE A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $20,732.54 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System