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 MERLE, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $13,071.44 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMSLER, MICHELLE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $13,071.36 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, LAUREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $13,071.28 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, LORETTA V Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $13,071.14 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, NICOLE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $13,071.07 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDEN, DEBORA J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $13,070.78 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, VALESKA Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $13,070.78 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENALDO, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $13,070.75 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADLE, MARCY L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $13,070.10 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ELAINE L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $13,069.79 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, WILLIAM F Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $13,069.28 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, ADAM M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $13,069.03 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, ANGELA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $13,068.98 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEESEMAN, DAVID M Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $13,068.94 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AEDO-TEMPLE, RAQUEL Z Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $13,068.88 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINDER, ROCHELLE Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $13,068.75 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, PHYLLIS E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $13,068.39 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEGARI, ALFRED P Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $13,068.15 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, KYLE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $13,068.05 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAURO, ROBERT M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $13,067.22 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINERD, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Andes Amount $13,067.21 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZULLO, MICHAEL V Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $13,067.12 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROSALIE A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $13,067.10 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POAKEART, MARY G Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $13,066.37 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPERE, KATHLEEN M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $13,066.22 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, JULIA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $13,066.00 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMY, HENRY Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $13,065.92 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUTH, HEATHER M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,065.90 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, KIMBERLY S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $13,065.36 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KERSTIN M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $13,065.35 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MARCIA J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $13,065.07 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAZEALE, BILLIE, MS Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $13,065.00 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, ALAN L Employer name Town of Allegany Amount $13,064.97 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, WENDY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $13,064.26 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, ZHENYU Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $13,063.94 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JONATHAN M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $13,063.94 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, KAREN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $13,063.34 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, EMILY M E Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $13,062.96 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANIA, PETER J, IV Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $13,062.72 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYERS, JOANNA L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $13,062.61 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KIM M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $13,062.48 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIROCCO, ZACHARY J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $13,062.41 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMPTON, DEBRA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $13,062.12 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSENHANS, STEFAN H Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $13,062.08 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, ELIZABETH K Employer name Monroe County Amount $13,061.97 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, RANDY R Employer name Greene CSD Amount $13,061.89 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SARA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $13,061.66 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, MICHELLE C Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $13,061.49 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, TINA Employer name Town of Mohawk Amount $13,061.36 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CHERIAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $13,061.26 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEFFREY G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $13,061.15 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORESE, SARAH M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $13,060.47 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JOHAN S Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $13,060.40 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONI, AMANDA M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $13,060.38 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIX, DONALD A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $13,060.31 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, TINA Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $13,060.07 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSARD, KRISTEN E Employer name Oneida Co Soil/Water Con Dist Amount $13,060.00 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTO, KRISTEN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $13,060.00 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $13,060.00 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARIA T Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $13,059.97 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACK, KYLE T Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $13,059.75 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, TRANSITO E Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $13,059.71 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, GUILLORY S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $13,059.37 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUNA, CYNTHIA L Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $13,059.36 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKER, JOSEPH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $13,058.91 Date 11/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, BARBARA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $13,058.84 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, ELIZABETH M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $13,058.44 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, BETSY J Employer name Greene CSD Amount $13,058.38 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDZIK, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $13,058.32 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, VERONICA M Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $13,058.30 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, JILL M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $13,058.28 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOSHUA E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $13,058.28 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, KAREN A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,057.92 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, LEONARD J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $13,057.50 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULL, MELISSA M Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $13,057.22 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTERMOSER, JAMES R Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $13,057.20 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, REED E Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $13,057.00 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, JOHN P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $13,057.00 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, REGINA R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $13,056.90 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANTZ, STEVEN G Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $13,056.90 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, ANNA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $13,056.70 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $13,056.44 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, KEVIN P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $13,056.26 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, JOSEPH S Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $13,056.12 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, KERRY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $13,056.09 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, DANIEL A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $13,056.07 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUF, MARGARET A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $13,056.04 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TA-JON S Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $13,056.00 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MILDRED Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $13,055.78 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIENDECKER, MICHELE L Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $13,055.70 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, ROBIN E Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $13,055.56 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, TERESA M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $13,054.97 Date 02/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, YVONNE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $13,054.95 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICA, GINA R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $13,054.76 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, NEDDA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $13,054.33 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, LISA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $13,053.76 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GAIL L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $13,053.61 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, JOHN Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $13,053.11 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERTY, CRYSTAL M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $13,052.94 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, GLORIA E Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $13,052.62 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System