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 BUSGIT, MARILYN E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $11,353.14 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALERA, JOSEFINA Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $11,352.58 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORENYIK, THOMAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,352.00 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLFE, JAMES F Employer name Village of Dryden Amount $11,351.56 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZABUNKA, MARIE E Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $11,351.25 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIENTZ, WENDY L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $11,349.99 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, LYNN M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $11,349.81 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUFF, CASSANDRA S Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $11,349.77 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARO, EMILY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,349.69 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRANT, MICHELLE L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $11,349.68 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KRISTEN E Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $11,349.57 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUS, LAURA Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $11,349.36 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNARI, KELLY M Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $11,349.27 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, SARA E Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $11,349.09 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONUFRYK, DEBRA L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $11,349.05 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULAK, JESSICA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $11,349.00 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, KRISTY L Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $11,348.97 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, SHAUN P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $11,348.52 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYSAK, IRENE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $11,348.43 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGATELLA, LISA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $11,348.16 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, SUSAN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $11,347.58 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINING, KIMBERLY E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $11,347.56 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENVENUE, EMILY A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $11,347.22 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD-SCHMIDT, CAROL E Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $11,346.86 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, ORRISON D Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $11,346.74 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZINI, CAROLINA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $11,346.49 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, SUSAN J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $11,346.13 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DENISE R Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $11,346.06 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONNER, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Stark Amount $11,345.89 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESBIN, BRETT M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $11,345.87 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXAS, GARIZALDO Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $11,345.38 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGLE, CHARLES Employer name Town of Cohocton Amount $11,344.99 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, KAREN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,344.88 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, FRANCIS J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $11,344.82 Date 11/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUSHA, DEBORAH L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $11,344.65 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, NICOLE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $11,344.54 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, MICHELE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $11,344.44 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ CARDONA, BETZAIDA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $11,344.40 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARINO, GRACE Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $11,344.32 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, THOMARIS Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,344.29 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, CAROL E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,344.17 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOCK, BARBARA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $11,343.47 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, GLORIA J Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $11,343.21 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACEY-HARRIS, DEBRA L Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $11,343.13 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MARI L Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $11,342.90 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLSON, CHRISTINA M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $11,342.85 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASERINKO, PETER R Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $11,342.75 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, JONATHAN M Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $11,342.50 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGHTY, MICHELE R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,342.48 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROSEMARY Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $11,342.38 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLARD, GARRETT L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $11,342.33 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIFITE, NICOLE M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $11,342.22 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLUKALAM, ABY B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $11,342.11 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, CARRIE A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $11,341.87 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPF, VALERIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,341.55 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLLO, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,341.55 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGORIO, ENNIO S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,341.54 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $11,341.35 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARGARET M Employer name Attica CSD Amount $11,341.32 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERICO, DARLENE J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $11,341.23 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTAS, PETER P Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $11,341.08 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ROBERT R Employer name Westchester County Amount $11,341.00 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNS, DANIEL F, JR Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $11,340.85 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, BARBARA N Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $11,340.76 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDLOW, SARINA Employer name Livingston County Amount $11,340.34 Date 05/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DIANE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $11,340.32 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, RYAN M Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $11,340.28 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, DIANE M Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $11,340.13 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORUSSO, JOSEPH A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $11,340.02 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, MICHAEL E, JR Employer name Smithtown Fire District Amount $11,340.00 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, KERISA C Employer name Genesee County Amount $11,339.64 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JOSEPHINE E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,339.56 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JILL M Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $11,339.44 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, NORMAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,339.27 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRIGAN, JOSEPHINE Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $11,339.21 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, RYAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,339.06 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARBERG, MICHAEL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,339.06 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANK, ANDREW C Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,339.06 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPP, BRENDAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,339.06 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCY, SONICA D Employer name Massena CSD Amount $11,339.00 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNER, MICHELE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $11,338.93 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRANDON D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $11,338.66 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITRI, LINDA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $11,338.60 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ROSE C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,338.43 Date 09/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, MOSHUMI Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $11,338.42 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKIN, CAROLE A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $11,338.41 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUPLER, DALE J Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $11,338.40 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEARS, IVA J Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $11,338.13 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SAMANTHA P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,338.03 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABITO, PASQUALINA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $11,337.94 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLING, DIANA R Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $11,337.92 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, GEORGE A Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $11,337.04 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TAMARA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $11,336.93 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, KAITLIN R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $11,336.60 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARTIN-JENSEN, KRISTA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $11,336.24 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $11,336.19 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSMAN, BENJAMIN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $11,336.00 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, DION M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $11,335.84 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN RENSSELAER, KATTIE Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $11,335.52 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODERMOTE, KATHRYN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,335.50 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System