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 POILLON, CINDY L Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $11,685.61 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, MATTHEW R Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $11,685.50 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $11,685.14 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGENDAHL, JONATHAN R Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $11,685.00 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNABOLS, SYDNEY R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,685.00 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEEL, DAVID J Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $11,684.76 Date 12/19/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDENTI, CHRISTINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,684.40 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYE, MARTHA B Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $11,684.07 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, TIMOTHY R Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $11,684.05 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDT, ALAN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,683.85 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND-CRONK, KRISTA M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $11,683.74 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, BRIAN M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $11,683.53 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDALLA, FIBI Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $11,683.52 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, DARLEAN M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $11,683.41 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPKOWSKI, VALERIE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $11,683.20 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $11,683.19 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT-DERAGON, KRIS Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $11,682.94 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, SHELLY A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $11,682.92 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RICHARD Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $11,682.75 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, KATHRYN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,682.74 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, KRISTINA R Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $11,682.67 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, STACEY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,682.63 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, SUSAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,682.63 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOTTA, MARIE A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $11,682.50 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMOWITZ, SABRINA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $11,682.40 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BETTA, BAILEY C Employer name Village of Afton Amount $11,682.00 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINDON, BRIAN W Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $11,681.95 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MARIA E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $11,681.45 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JOHANNA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $11,681.45 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEWENS, DILANN Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $11,681.16 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURBET, JAIME E Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $11,680.70 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLESAR, BRENDAN B Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $11,680.64 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, KATRINA L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $11,680.62 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, RYAN Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $11,680.44 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHUNE, SHANTINE N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $11,680.42 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NICHOLAS M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $11,680.25 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DION C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $11,680.14 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, TRACEY L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $11,679.68 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, BEATRICE F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,679.62 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMOWITZ, CLIFFORD Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $11,679.43 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETUCCI, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $11,679.41 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTINICO, DIANE M Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $11,679.26 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERENBERG, MAXWELL E Employer name Department of Health Amount $11,679.01 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZIA, SANDRA E Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $11,678.94 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIO, LUZ M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $11,677.87 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPITT, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Butternuts Amount $11,677.80 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCHINO, DOREEN M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $11,677.70 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMMER, KERRI A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $11,677.65 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMIA, DANIELLE M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $11,677.65 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMILIO, CHRISTINE E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $11,677.37 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISANTI, MICHELE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $11,677.37 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL, PAMELA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $11,677.18 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELEMANN, MONICA L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $11,676.46 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZI, JOHN S Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $11,676.30 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URIZAR, KIMBERLY S Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $11,676.10 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBOLI, JENNIFER A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $11,676.09 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORT, MARY E Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $11,675.95 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY-POTTER, PENNY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $11,675.72 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $11,675.22 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, JAMES M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $11,675.00 Date 08/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSE, DAWN M Employer name Town of Prattsville Amount $11,675.00 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUER, ROMI J Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $11,675.00 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDA, CHELSEA L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $11,674.97 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $11,674.65 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUZON, DEBRA A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $11,674.54 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONDRO, TINA M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $11,674.27 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SAMUEL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $11,673.99 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGA, TARA L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $11,673.85 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,673.75 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, LISA V Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $11,673.16 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGROW, CYNTHIA L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $11,673.12 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUINI, JOSEPH F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $11,672.67 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JESSICA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $11,671.95 Date 11/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZ FERREIRA, MARIA E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $11,671.89 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERA, SILVIA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,671.86 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, DEANDRA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $11,671.81 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYWA, DONNA J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $11,671.75 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBZANSKI, ANTHONY J Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $11,671.45 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, JESSICA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $11,671.37 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMSTROM, MELISSA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $11,671.22 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDIGO, MADELAINE C Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $11,671.15 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, JAMES F Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $11,671.00 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAVAKIS, MARIA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $11,670.44 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $11,670.00 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, LISA B Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $11,669.71 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FERRARO, MARGUERITE A Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $11,669.64 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMADGE, DIANE M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $11,669.43 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANO, DEBRA P Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $11,669.42 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, DONNA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $11,669.28 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYRES, WINTER R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $11,669.14 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIERE, LARRY A Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $11,668.80 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, MARTHA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,668.68 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, RICHARD D Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $11,668.68 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, ROSEMARY Employer name Groton CSD Amount $11,668.40 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, MAGGIE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,668.25 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ERICKA L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $11,668.21 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, APRIL H Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $11,668.20 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWSON, ROGER E, JR Employer name Homer CSD Amount $11,668.09 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, NICOLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,667.18 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALETTO, DEBORAH Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $11,667.08 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System