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 WALLING, STEPHEN J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,231.85 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVA, GHIAN Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $17,231.31 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, LYNNE M Employer name Orange County Amount $17,230.83 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EBONY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $17,230.77 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MELISSA S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,230.73 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHILLES, LORI A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $17,230.72 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRODONATO, KARA R Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $17,230.64 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, SANDRA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,230.35 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, WALTER G Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $17,230.07 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, MICHELE L Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $17,230.00 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RYAN S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $17,230.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINARDO, RAQUEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,229.77 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLASTETTER, KENDRA A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $17,229.73 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, SARAH A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $17,229.66 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS-LUCIEN, DERESE Y Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $17,229.31 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, SHONDREA L Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $17,229.24 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JENNIFER S Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,229.05 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRO, JOSEPH R, JR Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $17,229.02 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAVERGNE, BERT W Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $17,228.38 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVIOUS, THERESE M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $17,228.25 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,228.17 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESINBERRY, MARIA Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,228.17 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANOWICZ, KRISTINA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,227.80 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIER, STACEY N Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $17,227.77 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, KATHRYN A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $17,227.22 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDAHAN, MARK R Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $17,226.56 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERIGUETE, ANGIE M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $17,226.54 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, LISA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $17,226.40 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JENNIFER F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,226.30 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MARCY J Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $17,226.08 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SATROHAN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $17,226.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFAIR, BRENDA M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $17,225.90 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALY, COLIS D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $17,225.86 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUEGER, KEVIN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,225.75 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TITTERTON, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,225.75 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRUMRINE, KRISTI J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $17,225.66 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGICARO, MARK G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $17,225.45 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, BARBARA E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $17,225.41 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, KRISTENE J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $17,225.30 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRON, ROBIN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,225.25 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LAKESHIA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,225.23 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIENIASZEK, ROBERT A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $17,224.98 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, WILLIAM J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $17,224.65 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANTAL, DAVID A, JR Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $17,224.57 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, KIMBERLY M Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $17,224.54 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, MATTHEW M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $17,224.43 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APISA, COLLEEN P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,224.28 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, PEGGY A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $17,224.28 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVLEHAN, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $17,224.11 Date 09/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXILIEN, NANDY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $17,223.98 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, NANCY JO Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,223.85 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RODOLFO N, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $17,223.61 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBALA, JOLANTA Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,223.59 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, BRIDGET M Employer name Chenango County Amount $17,223.37 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,222.49 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSMOWSKI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $17,222.44 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKY, JENNA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $17,222.10 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, JOSEPH E Employer name Erie County Amount $17,221.95 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVILLA, DINA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,221.90 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCADE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,221.90 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, LUCY Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,221.90 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACKER, RHONDA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $17,221.60 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNICIK, BRIAN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $17,221.18 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, MARIAN T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $17,221.18 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBBO, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,220.97 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAVALLI, AURORA M Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $17,220.71 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOANN L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $17,220.66 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEN, MELISSA A Employer name City of Albany Amount $17,220.62 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, IRENE Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $17,220.58 Date 03/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Levittown Fire District Amount $17,220.35 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANG, LYNDA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,220.25 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOONAN, MINDI Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $17,220.06 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, CORINNE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $17,220.05 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOVO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $17,219.80 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, LOUIS T Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $17,219.60 Date 03/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIA, JEFFREY L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $17,219.54 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, VIRGINIA L Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $17,219.47 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,219.35 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, HEATHER Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,219.28 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, SUZANNE M Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $17,218.93 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ADAM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $17,218.92 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KYLIE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $17,218.62 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAINE, KRISTINE M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $17,218.31 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JACQUELINE F Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,217.99 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBERRY, WENDY B Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $17,217.79 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ROXANNE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,217.62 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELDER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $17,217.51 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, GLEN Employer name Albany County Amount $17,217.49 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, JENNA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $17,217.34 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KATHERINE A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $17,216.98 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, DOROTHY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,216.45 Date 06/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, PATRICK A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $17,216.39 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JOHN J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $17,216.26 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMHOF, SHIRLEY W Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $17,216.17 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, ROBERT F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,216.10 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JOYCE E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $17,216.08 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, KRISTINA M Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $17,216.07 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGLER, JILLIAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $17,215.83 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONT, JACQUELINE C Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $17,215.82 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSTULKA, ERIC Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $17,215.77 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System