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 GOODENBURY, DEBORAH M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $18,589.73 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTO, LORRAINE Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $18,589.72 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVAGNA, SABRINA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,589.59 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASKALAKIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,589.50 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, KIRA L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $18,589.47 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, TARA M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $18,589.25 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLI, KATHLEEN A Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $18,589.23 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, LEVI R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $18,589.15 Date 05/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEN, KATHRYN M Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $18,589.10 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPIEN, SUZANNE A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,588.38 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOROVIC, EILEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,588.05 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISANTI, NANCY P Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,587.98 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, SANDRA M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $18,587.97 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLI, LORENA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,587.87 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMULTY, KATHLEEN E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $18,587.72 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMOGYE, PATRICIA E Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,587.27 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, ANN L Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $18,587.13 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCELLA, PATRICIA R Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $18,586.93 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARFORD, CHRIS M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $18,586.26 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TROY W Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $18,586.13 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, NORRIS E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,585.92 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SHAUNA D Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $18,585.87 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN-DROBNAK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,585.21 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, MICHELLE E Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $18,585.03 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANGELIQUE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $18,584.93 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, REGINALD H, III Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $18,584.90 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, LYNDA V Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $18,584.50 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THENMALAI, KALPANA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $18,584.03 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, MARLENE M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $18,583.71 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIASCHI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $18,583.47 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, JOY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,583.34 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELONG, WAYNE L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $18,583.23 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SAUCOBIE L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $18,583.14 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSMAN, MARGARET L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,582.72 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTER, TAMMY M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $18,582.68 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DONNA A Employer name Walton CSD Amount $18,582.52 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINEN, NANCY A Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $18,582.44 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, DANIEL C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,582.31 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, LINDA Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $18,582.28 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JUNE Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $18,582.28 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, DAWN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $18,582.02 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLFORD, TERRI A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $18,581.68 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECHOWIAK, CAROL A Employer name Attica CSD Amount $18,581.52 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, AMY M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $18,581.20 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, MARIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,581.19 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, DAVID L Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $18,581.04 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABELING, LINDA M Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $18,580.89 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROCK, JESSICA M Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $18,580.18 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, SUSAN F Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $18,580.00 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITER, LESLIE A Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $18,580.00 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JENNY Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $18,580.00 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Phoenix Amount $18,579.91 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, STACEY R Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $18,579.71 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SARAH Employer name Livingston County Amount $18,579.41 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMLAND, MARIA Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $18,579.27 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CAROL O Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,579.06 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, THOMAS B Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $18,578.84 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, DANIEL R Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $18,578.77 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, DEBRA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,578.33 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, ROBERT A Employer name City of Olean Amount $18,577.60 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZELLA, MORGAN P Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $18,577.50 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIORNY, STANLEY W Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,577.28 Date 10/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, DOMINIC P Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $18,577.19 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDGER, JOSHUA W Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $18,577.19 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESECK-PRATT, CAROLYN M Employer name Town of Chazy Amount $18,577.12 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISRA, MADHULIKA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $18,577.08 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DALINDA R Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $18,577.07 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, CAROLYN Employer name Wading River Fire District Amount $18,577.00 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, MELIESSA F Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $18,576.99 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOAN P Employer name Town of Clifton Amount $18,576.98 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, DAWA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $18,576.94 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JOY E Employer name Bath CSD Amount $18,576.90 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETRONE, PAUL A Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $18,576.45 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, JESSICA N Employer name Livingston County Amount $18,576.42 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, MARY ELLEN C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,575.33 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOS, LORI A Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $18,575.20 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEVARNIK, RAYMOND A, JR Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $18,575.10 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, DOROTHY A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $18,574.98 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, TINA M Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $18,574.83 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DIANE Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $18,574.83 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KARYN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $18,574.44 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZINGER, CHRISTINE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $18,574.41 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDETTE, CAROLYN A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,574.10 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINKO, VICKI L Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $18,574.02 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, HEATHER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $18,574.02 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, ARIKA C Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $18,573.97 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SHANNON-RHEA L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $18,573.20 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MARTIN, JUDY D Employer name Canton CSD Amount $18,573.09 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLINI, TIMOTHY B Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $18,572.74 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANZUK, JUDY Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $18,572.60 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGLER, GAIL J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $18,572.43 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, NICOLE A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $18,572.32 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTERLY, JULIE Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $18,572.30 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KRISTIN R Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $18,572.15 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZMAN, ADAM D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $18,572.10 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, RUSSELL E Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $18,572.05 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUNE, MEGAN N Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $18,571.72 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDEN, CLARE M VOGT Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,571.70 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, GREGORY D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $18,571.63 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURSIO, SHELIA Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $18,571.61 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System