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 MORRIS, BENJAMIN L Employer name Town of Salisbury Amount $12,368.12 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECONOMOU, JULIA A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $12,368.12 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORKIS, MICHELE M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $12,368.09 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JAMES B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $12,367.83 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERN, SUSAN M Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $12,367.51 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHEY, RICHARD L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $12,367.39 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLAS, MARISA Employer name Albany County Amount $12,367.23 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CHRISTIAN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $12,366.89 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $12,366.58 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, DAVID F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $12,366.42 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, DIXIE L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $12,366.13 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, HOLLY A Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $12,366.10 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SHAWNA M Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $12,366.09 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LESTER J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $12,365.94 Date 01/11/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANNE M Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $12,365.77 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANDREY, DANIEL M Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $12,365.68 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHICHI, MARIA R Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $12,365.65 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEDSOE, STELLA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $12,365.09 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCY, BEVERLY R Employer name City of Beacon Amount $12,364.94 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARA, EDGAR R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $12,364.74 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDESKY, EDWARD S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $12,364.69 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SOPHIA D Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $12,364.56 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, YESENIA Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $12,364.34 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGICZER, CORY P Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $12,364.34 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMOS-WILLIAMS, DOROTHY Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $12,364.29 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSDEN, RUSSELL L, JR Employer name Town of Mexico Amount $12,363.90 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,363.82 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, EDWARD Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $12,363.68 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JANE A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $12,363.57 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORD, CHRISTINA K Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $12,363.42 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINGLE, VANESSA N Employer name Orange County Amount $12,363.25 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, ANTHONY Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $12,363.11 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PREE, EMILY J Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $12,363.00 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMASOLI, VALERIE R Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $12,362.37 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ-NUNEZ, CARLOS Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $12,362.18 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES-SWITZER, DENISE L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $12,362.10 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IERACI, VINCENT Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $12,362.04 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA C Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $12,362.00 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIELLO, LORI M Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $12,361.79 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGARIN, EDWIN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $12,361.25 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENTINI, JENNIFER A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $12,361.19 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAM, AJA N Employer name Orange County Amount $12,361.11 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADILL, JASON R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $12,361.05 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYGUCKI, EILEEN Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $12,360.42 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MARY JANE A Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $12,360.38 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, TODD T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $12,360.38 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, MARY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $12,360.22 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, SARAH A Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $12,360.02 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CYNTHIA Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $12,360.01 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LYDELL Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $12,359.49 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWNDS, JEAN E Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $12,359.49 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, TIFFANY L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $12,359.38 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-BJORK, LISA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $12,359.19 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, WILLIAM T Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $12,359.10 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENKES, DAWN M Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $12,358.77 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, SANDRA J Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $12,358.73 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, MICHELLE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $12,358.64 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITKOWSKI, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,358.54 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MATTHEW R Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,358.23 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Wilna Amount $12,357.69 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JENNIFER E Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $12,357.30 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTRIE, BARBARA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,357.17 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIATRAULT, MICHELLE B Employer name Canton CSD Amount $12,357.15 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, ROBIN C Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $12,356.82 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SAMUEL W Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $12,356.82 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITZ, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $12,356.59 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE DON, DAVID N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $12,356.35 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICCOLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $12,355.97 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, SANDRA H Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $12,355.87 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, DAWN M Employer name Afton CSD Amount $12,355.81 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSCHUTZ, JANE M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $12,355.80 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, ROBERT W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $12,355.63 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, MICHAEL J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $12,355.33 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, BERNARD Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $12,355.24 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, LILLIAN M Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $12,355.24 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, DAWN M Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $12,355.24 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $12,355.24 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $12,354.42 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, MARISSA D Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $12,354.36 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZMARTIN, JUSTIN D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $12,352.96 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDKINS, ALANNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $12,352.42 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, STEVEN A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $12,352.36 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILHOT, JONATHAN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $12,352.12 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, ARMANDO F Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $12,351.73 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL T Employer name Hampton Bays Fire District Amount $12,351.57 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ERIC C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $12,351.02 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINIS, LAWRENCE P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $12,350.98 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMOUR, KELLY A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $12,350.65 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS VASSELL, SYBIL Employer name Orange County Amount $12,350.50 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSEY, DEBBIE A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $12,350.42 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LAWRENCE T, JR Employer name South Line Fire District #10 Amount $12,350.00 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNURSTEIN, DAVID C Employer name South Line Fire District #10 Amount $12,350.00 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLINGHAM, CASSANDRA L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $12,349.45 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISK, ANNETTE M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $12,349.43 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, TYLER S Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $12,349.40 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOL, MARGARET H Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $12,349.17 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, HEATHER L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $12,349.15 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KATHLEEN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $12,348.76 Date 05/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHAUER, JOSHUA C Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $12,348.67 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, NORMA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $12,348.65 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System