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 ZUIDEMA, ROBERT W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $18,724.77 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, WENDY Y Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,724.71 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MATTHEW E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,724.33 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAEGLOW, AMANDA M Employer name City of Albany Amount $18,724.05 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWOO, VIVIAN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $18,723.71 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUERCIA, KATHLEEN C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $18,723.22 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, HECTOR D Employer name Westchester County Amount $18,723.10 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHAPPILLY, JOEMON J Employer name Westchester County Amount $18,723.10 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ MARTINEZ, LUZ A Employer name Westchester County Amount $18,723.10 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARBUCK, ASHLEY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $18,722.85 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, RODNEY L Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $18,722.80 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, ELENA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,722.28 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURSEN, MARY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $18,721.96 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNOLA, CLAIRE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $18,721.93 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DAVID Employer name Oneida County Amount $18,721.48 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RION, AMANDA J Employer name Town of Windham Amount $18,721.35 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-MORICK, JEANETTE Employer name NYC Judges Amount $18,721.15 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBITT, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $18,721.08 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, JENNIFER M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $18,720.70 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWIERECKI, TRACY M Employer name Poland CSD Amount $18,720.10 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASS, PEGGY A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $18,720.05 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, JOHN M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $18,720.00 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, XAVIER M Employer name Steuben County Amount $18,720.00 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, MARK R Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $18,719.88 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALERO, DEANNA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,719.36 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, DARYL R Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,719.00 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, JENNIFER M Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $18,718.75 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUIS, MEGAN A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,718.27 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEK, KELLI L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,718.27 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBAD, JENNIFER E Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,718.27 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSSON, TAMMY B Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,717.86 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, CARL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $18,717.68 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENHILL, SUZANNE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $18,717.57 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, CHRIS ANN P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,717.46 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBROKE, JEAN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $18,717.37 Date 03/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SUSAN M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,716.65 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, ROGER A Employer name Town of Little Falls Amount $18,716.62 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, DONALD A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,716.45 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MOHAMMED S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $18,715.93 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOHN P Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $18,715.92 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKOWSKI, REBEKAH Z Employer name Orange County Amount $18,715.66 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFKOWITZ, CATHERINE M Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $18,715.63 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEAN, MARILEA S Employer name Orleans County Amount $18,715.34 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENS, KATHERINE Y Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $18,715.32 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KAREN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $18,715.21 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEFIELD, CRAIG A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $18,714.94 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, MEGHAN F Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $18,714.86 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZ, KRISTEN A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,714.18 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, AMBER L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,714.17 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, VAUGHN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,713.97 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHANETRA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,713.23 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JULIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,713.21 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPEIS, JOHN W Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $18,712.88 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, LASHONDA R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $18,712.45 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERHAM, NANCY L Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $18,712.11 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSELL, NANCY L Employer name Portville CSD Amount $18,711.95 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, TIMOTHY L Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $18,711.68 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, STEVEN K Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,711.46 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, GUY O Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $18,711.31 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,711.28 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOFKA, MARK S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,711.10 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, CHRISTINA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,710.89 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SHAYNA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $18,710.41 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, PEGGY Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $18,709.90 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURER, CATHERINE A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $18,709.84 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SARAH J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $18,709.84 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENK, MARIA C Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $18,709.63 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPISARDA, LISA M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $18,709.21 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ABBIE S Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $18,708.96 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, SUSANNE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $18,708.39 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, ROBERT Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $18,708.31 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGER, MELODY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $18,708.26 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ROBERT J Employer name Steuben County Amount $18,708.16 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, JESSICA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $18,707.78 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCHER, KATHERINE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,707.60 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, MATTHEW R Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $18,707.43 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATNICKI, JOYCE M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,706.92 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, SYLVIA M Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $18,706.35 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDDEN, DAWN M Employer name Candor CSD Amount $18,706.27 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCK, LIZA M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $18,706.26 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, MARIAH L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $18,705.78 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINGLE, JEFFREY L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $18,705.77 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELSON, LAURA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $18,705.61 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, DOUGLAS R Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $18,705.51 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ERIC J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $18,705.13 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURK, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $18,705.08 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MICHELLE M Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $18,704.77 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, ROSE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $18,704.00 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUGH, JOETTE L Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $18,703.78 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERSON, THERESA M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $18,703.32 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIEGEL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $18,703.29 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, KELLI A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $18,703.28 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, ANTHONY J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,703.26 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOTTI, KAREN A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $18,703.20 Date 12/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, SHERRY L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $18,702.45 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, ANNA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $18,702.02 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, JULIE A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,702.00 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBYLASKI, NANCY J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $18,701.90 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Chili Amount $18,701.75 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, LISA J Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $18,701.53 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System