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 LEE, VINCENT H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $11,230.76 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELL, LARRY G Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $11,230.73 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULLO, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,230.00 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, HAROLD J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $11,229.96 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, CATHERINE A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $11,229.44 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, CHERYL A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $11,229.25 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KEVIN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $11,229.00 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, JOAN M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $11,228.95 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMA, NICHOLAS A, III Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $11,228.82 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNOR, MIRANDA M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $11,228.29 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, CHRISTINA M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $11,228.06 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROUCHIE, BRETT J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $11,227.95 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, SUSANNE Employer name Warren County Amount $11,227.77 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ROSE M Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $11,227.75 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ROSE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $11,227.05 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, THEA L Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $11,226.94 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOYCE A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $11,226.79 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JEFFREY N Employer name Village of Orchard Park Amount $11,226.72 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETLEFS, DEBORA M Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $11,225.87 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITZLA, PATRICIA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $11,225.56 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCHETTE, JOANNE Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $11,225.06 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, DOREEN L Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,225.03 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEAVES, DONNA J Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $11,224.93 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NORMAND, RACHEL A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $11,224.73 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, REGINA Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $11,224.68 Date 08/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, TERESA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $11,224.57 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELANICH, MICHAEL T Employer name Peekskill Housing Authority Amount $11,224.54 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, ALLEN Employer name Hewlett Bay Fire District Amount $11,224.40 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBISAHYA, RACHAEL O Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $11,224.01 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MELANIE R Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $11,223.98 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROARKE, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,223.75 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLKE, MOIRA Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $11,223.72 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RENEE M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $11,223.51 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, JONATHAN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $11,223.46 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSBOROUGH, JENNIFER A Employer name Livingston County Amount $11,222.96 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, MATTHEW T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $11,222.59 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, DONNA L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $11,222.45 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISDELL, FRANK S Employer name Town of Milton Amount $11,222.40 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, REZA S Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $11,222.35 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, TAMMY L Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $11,221.82 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETON, MATTHEW M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $11,221.56 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENARANDA, SONIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,221.56 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ADAM L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $11,221.54 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCITELLI, PETER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,220.94 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYRACUSE, LYNN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $11,220.50 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGETTE, RENEE D Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $11,220.46 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, ERICA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $11,220.38 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $11,220.16 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FRANCINE Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,220.10 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDMAN, ALEKSANDR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $11,220.00 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGOBARDO, ROBERT A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $11,219.85 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $11,219.84 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISER, JESSICA L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $11,219.03 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILANO, JOHN D Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $11,218.92 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITRAKIS, MARION E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,218.70 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, MICHAEL R Employer name Uniondale Fire Dist Amount $11,218.41 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, JONATHAN V Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $11,218.31 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, PAULA L Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $11,217.64 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHAM, KESHA L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $11,217.60 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KAY, JOSHUA D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $11,217.04 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, JO LYNN Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $11,216.99 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $11,216.66 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CONNIE G Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $11,216.53 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, HEZEKIAH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $11,216.44 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGUINITO, MAUREEN F Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $11,216.28 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $11,216.12 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, FLORENCE I Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $11,216.11 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $11,215.94 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURON, LORRAINE T Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $11,215.81 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMONE, STEPHEN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $11,215.69 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCA-DOWLING, DEBORAH R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $11,215.26 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULESZA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Rockland County Amount $11,214.84 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWUSU, TRACY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $11,214.76 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBRO, CARIN J Employer name Menands UFSD Amount $11,214.60 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, SHERMAN J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $11,214.40 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECUPERO, THERESA R Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $11,214.37 Date 11/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, LARRY G Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $11,214.30 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVERS, RONICA L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $11,214.00 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, JASON T Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $11,214.00 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KEVIN E Employer name Chemung County Amount $11,213.86 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANDREW T Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $11,213.78 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGE, MARCEL Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $11,213.48 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $11,213.03 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $11,212.96 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCA, KARIN L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $11,212.96 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAPHNE J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $11,212.94 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, KAREN M Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $11,212.09 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, EDWARD C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $11,211.83 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JENNY L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $11,211.67 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, IVY L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $11,211.62 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARGARET A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,211.46 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, AMANDA S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $11,211.46 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEM, AERIELL S Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $11,211.11 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, SEAN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $11,211.04 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, REXELL Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $11,211.00 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, STACY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $11,210.96 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, JANE E Employer name Town of Webb Amount $11,210.85 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDLESTON, RENEE J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $11,210.44 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ELIZABETH E Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $11,210.38 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, WILLIAM T Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $11,210.37 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System