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 ZEMA-MEAD, LAURA A Employer name Town of Amity Amount $12,230.80 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGERI, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $12,230.76 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, RONALD F Employer name Town of Tyre Amount $12,230.76 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KAREN E Employer name Genesee County Amount $12,230.22 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, MARYANN Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $12,230.11 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRANTES, RACHAEL W Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $12,230.00 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSSY, ROBIN E Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $12,229.82 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGSBEE, ROBIN M Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $12,229.56 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, STACEY Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $12,229.48 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRYK, ELLEN M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $12,229.41 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELDON, CARRIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $12,229.28 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIENHOP, DONNA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,228.95 Date 04/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, KEVIN R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $12,228.79 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINE, CHARLES C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $12,227.73 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, VICTORIA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $12,227.42 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDELL, BARBARA C Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $12,227.08 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPLINGER, AMY E N Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $12,226.32 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VICTORIA K Employer name Schenectady County Amount $12,225.86 Date 11/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, LORRAINE Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $12,225.61 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, PETER Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $12,225.51 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SAMUEL A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $12,225.49 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JEFFREY P Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $12,225.00 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $12,224.93 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLIZZI, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $12,223.87 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUT, MICHAEL K Employer name Oswego County Amount $12,223.70 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TAMARA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $12,223.33 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, QUINTON Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $12,223.26 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAR, JOHN A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $12,223.00 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEVOLA, GINA R Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $12,222.79 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, TAMERA S Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $12,222.60 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, BONNIE S Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $12,222.56 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, EUGENE B Employer name Town of Clay Amount $12,222.32 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKOKO, BLONDYNE M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $12,221.71 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, BRYAN J Employer name Columbia County Amount $12,221.27 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILCOMMONS, VERONICA Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $12,221.24 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, ROBERT J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $12,221.09 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRILE, LORRAINE S Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $12,220.95 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIORE, LAURA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $12,220.75 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LINDA I Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $12,220.71 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIDORE, LATAVA C Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $12,220.14 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEZZO, JOHN P, III Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $12,219.88 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, DENIS P Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $12,219.76 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, KELLEY M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $12,219.69 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILLIE, JUNE Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $12,219.58 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $12,219.33 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURINO, MARIAH E Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $12,219.29 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWN, JENNIFER S Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $12,218.75 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, KAREN F Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $12,218.71 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAMELA J Employer name Village of Castleton-On-Hudson Amount $12,218.66 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAVELLO, PETITE S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $12,218.41 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, SHERRI A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $12,218.40 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARGARET M Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $12,218.29 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBAJAL, JANET A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $12,217.81 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, LISA L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $12,217.57 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYER, SABRINA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $12,217.18 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELONG, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Cornell University Amount $12,217.10 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMISON, JEANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $12,216.77 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORKA, DENISE M Employer name Erie County Amount $12,216.77 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYITRAI, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $12,216.77 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $12,216.75 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSANDRO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $12,216.00 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIECIEN, MICHELE R Employer name Perry CSD Amount $12,215.66 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VECK, JESSIE J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $12,215.63 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JOHN C, JR Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $12,214.80 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADDISON, LORI C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $12,214.73 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIANG, AIMIN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $12,214.39 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALINT, WENDY A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $12,214.39 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLAR, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,214.15 Date 07/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-ROUNDS, JOSHUA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $12,214.00 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CAROLYN R Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $12,213.72 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENCIK, JOSHUA D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $12,213.58 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLO, JOSEPH A JR Employer name Albany County Amount $12,213.57 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, JUNOT H Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,213.32 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DURO, BRENDA L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $12,212.97 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICAWAY, CONSTANCE J Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $12,212.82 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, BEATRICE A Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $12,212.72 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFITTO, KAREN Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $12,212.33 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWARSKI, ANDREA L Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $12,212.25 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL-FORKEY, DIXIE M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $12,211.93 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, ANGELA A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $12,211.86 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHALL, PATRICIA J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $12,211.74 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMM, BIRD Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $12,211.57 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVEL, TIMOTHY W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $12,211.23 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLA, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $12,211.19 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, ROSA D Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $12,211.16 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUZNIS, PATRICIA L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $12,210.80 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, ELLEN A Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $12,210.66 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETERICH, JOSEPH M Employer name Ulster County Amount $12,209.82 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, RUTH W Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $12,209.47 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAWRENCE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $12,209.40 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, JERROLD L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $12,208.99 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOX, TYLER Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $12,208.97 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGER, BENEDETTA Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $12,208.79 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, ALEXANDER J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $12,208.00 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORETTA A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $12,207.92 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCARPIO, KENDRA D Employer name Village of S Blooming Grove Amount $12,207.77 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARY A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $12,207.63 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOER, JESSICA S Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $12,206.85 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EILEEN P Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $12,206.17 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMITALLO, MICHELLE Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $12,206.14 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System