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 JACKSON, DEBRA B Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $11,177.99 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, DEREK S Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $11,177.62 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, ANNE M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $11,177.56 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SARAH D Employer name City of Troy Amount $11,177.46 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOHN P Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $11,176.72 Date 07/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, MARIA M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $11,176.66 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JESSICA L Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $11,176.63 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, LAURA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,176.51 Date 08/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELFINO, JOSHUA P Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $11,176.22 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, MARGARET W Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,176.18 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSLOW, CINDY M Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $11,176.13 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONEAU, ERIC JOHN Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $11,175.82 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KIPP W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $11,175.59 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMENICK, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,175.57 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, KYLE B Employer name Town of Otsego Amount $11,175.57 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, BRITTANY J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $11,175.51 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Napoli Amount $11,175.00 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, JESSICA L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $11,174.52 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, ELISA-BETH F Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $11,174.38 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABINIAK, COURTNEY A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $11,174.26 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORENZO, BRITTNEY E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $11,174.12 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, REGINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,174.07 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CANDACE L Employer name Broome County Amount $11,173.90 Date 12/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, KEVIN M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $11,173.88 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BEATRICE Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,173.24 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, JULIE C Employer name Victor CSD Amount $11,173.14 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, THERESA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $11,173.10 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, DAWN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,173.05 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, LUKE R Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $11,172.59 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KERRY E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $11,172.07 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DAVID J Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $11,172.00 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, MARY D Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $11,171.82 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, MELISSA A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $11,171.17 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLA, MARIA E Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $11,171.03 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, CHRISTINA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $11,170.81 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, DARLENE A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $11,170.37 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADONCIC, EMINA Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $11,170.28 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHETNEY, MABEL E Employer name Newark CSD Amount $11,170.25 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, SCOTT M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $11,169.91 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MENTO, CHRISTINE C Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $11,169.91 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDI, JEAN L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $11,169.88 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, SANDRELL Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $11,169.84 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLPORT, DONALD J Employer name Orleans County Amount $11,169.84 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILIPPS, E JOHN Employer name Orleans County Amount $11,169.84 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICK, WILLIAM H Employer name Orleans County Amount $11,169.84 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, FREDERICK Employer name Orleans County Amount $11,169.84 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, CONNER J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $11,169.77 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, CAROL J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $11,169.73 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,169.54 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERY, TIAH P Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $11,169.39 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENO, DAWN E Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $11,169.36 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, NICHOLE L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $11,169.32 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, ZACHARY J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $11,169.30 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZARANO, JESSICA R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $11,168.74 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KAJA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $11,168.44 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYS, ASHLEY A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $11,168.25 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAEDT, MICHELLE Employer name Town of Alma Amount $11,168.25 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIERE, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $11,167.76 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTO, LORI L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $11,167.67 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, MANJU Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $11,167.57 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFRAN, FEROZA Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $11,167.19 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSBAUM, SUSAN C Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $11,167.05 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, MICHAEL J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $11,166.96 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, ROGER Employer name Town of Keene Amount $11,166.91 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARDI, NANCY Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $11,166.85 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CLEEF, RENE J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $11,166.54 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAKE, TINA M Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $11,166.49 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KIRK Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $11,165.99 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, MICHELLE L Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $11,165.73 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DARLA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $11,165.56 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEBE, LYNNE K Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $11,165.52 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEU, LINDA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $11,165.43 Date 10/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNENBERG, MATHEW T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,165.38 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMS, KEVIN T Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $11,165.28 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVARTHAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Broome County Amount $11,164.81 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, PAULA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $11,164.48 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSNER, JENNIFER L Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $11,164.39 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JOHN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $11,164.38 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $11,164.22 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BINGHAM-GREEN, ERICA A Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $11,163.37 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARING, KAREN S Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $11,163.31 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, VERONICA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $11,163.12 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, CHRISTINE P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $11,162.75 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, BRENDA J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $11,162.50 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, HEIDI R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $11,162.43 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERS, LORI Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $11,161.70 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, KAREN A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $11,161.52 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANELLI, LEEANN L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $11,161.26 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, THOMAS C Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $11,161.18 Date 04/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN WESCOTT, MARGARET M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $11,161.01 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHLEY, ADAM D Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $11,160.72 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, JASON H Employer name Town of Reading Amount $11,160.64 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, MARYANN MAIORANO Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $11,160.15 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, DAVID J Employer name Town of Benton Amount $11,160.11 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTO-CHANG, OSWALDO A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $11,160.00 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAKRABORTY, SIPRA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $11,160.00 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, KIRSTEN A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $11,159.82 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROARDT, DAWN R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $11,159.64 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, KIRK J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $11,159.54 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, TRACY N Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $11,159.09 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System