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 BRITCHER, COLLEEN G Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $11,412.00 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Fine Amount $11,411.97 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEVIN J Employer name Town of West Monroe Amount $11,411.72 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALIO, STEPHANIE A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $11,411.51 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JAMES K Employer name Department of Health Amount $11,411.07 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, ASHLEY N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $11,410.42 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHARYA, ISHORA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $11,410.08 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SHARLENE A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $11,410.00 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, DAWN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,409.82 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEROEF, VANESSA A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $11,409.65 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, CHRISTINE Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $11,409.04 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, RAYMOND E Employer name Town of Aurelius Amount $11,408.73 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, JARED D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $11,408.61 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLLI, EDWARD J Employer name Broome County Amount $11,408.42 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOTTIS-SUFLITA, TAMI S Employer name Greece CSD Amount $11,408.00 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, MARY L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $11,407.97 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCZEK, DENISE E Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $11,407.83 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, LORRAINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $11,407.37 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANEY, CAROLYN M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $11,407.32 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KAPRI D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $11,407.31 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, KRISTINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,407.24 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $11,407.00 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNIK, BRENDAN P Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $11,406.86 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, VENJARA R Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $11,406.81 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGER, MARY ANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,406.61 Date 12/10/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYGOR, LESLIE A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $11,405.73 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, WESLEY O Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $11,405.72 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMOVICZ, WENDY L Employer name Milford CSD Amount $11,405.52 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, DENNIS S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $11,405.34 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, MATTHEW C Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $11,405.25 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, JOLENE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $11,405.17 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, LINDSAY Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $11,405.12 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHAUER, COLETTE A Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $11,404.99 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILES, DESIREE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $11,404.29 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTERSBY, JODEAN R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $11,404.10 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, CASSIE C Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $11,403.76 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ERIN E Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $11,403.02 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, KURT S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $11,402.93 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KIYOMI Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $11,402.64 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHLO, JANICE S Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $11,402.59 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTHERS, DANIELLE E Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $11,402.47 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWAN, TAMER A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,402.18 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGELMAIER, JAMIE N Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $11,402.16 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKITRICK, PEARL F Employer name Warren County Amount $11,402.12 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, GARY F Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $11,402.12 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVES, DEBRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,401.58 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JESSE M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $11,401.49 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, ALIX V Employer name Camden CSD Amount $11,401.29 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, CHERRYANN M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $11,401.15 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSIER, DEBRA L Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $11,400.49 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, REBECCA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,400.36 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBEST, YOLANDA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $11,400.13 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESERTO, MARGARET A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $11,400.12 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERRY, ARLENE S Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $11,400.00 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMADUE, JOSEPHINE G Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,400.00 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, NADINE Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,400.00 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, ROBERT J Employer name Oyster Bay Water District Amount $11,400.00 Date 06/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, MICHAEL F, III Employer name Oyster Bay Water District Amount $11,400.00 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, DONNA M Employer name Town of Preble Amount $11,400.00 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, PATRICK J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,399.73 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, MICHELLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,399.03 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, BRYAN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $11,397.73 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ANTHONY J Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $11,397.18 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROUILLARD-BRAUN, YVONNE M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $11,397.15 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURA, CARMELA Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $11,396.80 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, ERICA Employer name Lewis County Amount $11,396.68 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, MICHAEL J Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $11,396.64 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, MICHELE A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $11,396.57 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, DANIEL C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $11,396.55 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATKA, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $11,396.29 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYERS, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,396.13 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $11,396.11 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, ROBERT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $11,396.09 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DEBORAH A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $11,395.69 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KRYSTAL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,395.67 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, BETTY A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $11,395.56 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, REBECCA E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $11,395.15 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLATT, GERALD E Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $11,395.04 Date 07/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIDIK, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $11,395.00 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANZMAN, SHEILA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $11,394.68 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIT, JAMES M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,394.63 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARA-GONZALEZ, MICAELA B Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $11,394.60 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, LAUREN M Employer name Erie County Amount $11,394.59 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARIE A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $11,394.57 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMUS, ELSY N Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $11,394.50 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENWRIGHT, KENDALL C Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $11,394.23 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, FREDERICK E Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $11,394.20 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, RALPH A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $11,393.58 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELSON, DIANNE A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $11,393.24 Date 10/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUBERT, BENJAMIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,392.98 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISDELL, MICHELLE R Employer name Cortland County Amount $11,392.89 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTANTE, CAROLYN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,392.48 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KAREN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,392.48 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, PATRICK D Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $11,392.14 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODICO, DONNA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $11,392.05 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTI, MATTHEW J Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $11,392.00 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BRIAN N Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $11,391.97 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRKLER, ZACHARY J Employer name Town of New Bremen Amount $11,391.89 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, NANCY K Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $11,391.16 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, LONNIE Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $11,391.13 Date 05/10/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System