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 CEFARATTI, LINDA E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $9,895.16 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSAIT, DENISE M Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $9,895.13 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCITELLI, EMILY C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $9,894.96 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEWIAROWICZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,894.01 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, ARTHUR L Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $9,894.01 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAR, FIONA Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $9,893.95 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERGER, HELENE L Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $9,893.76 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL H Employer name Sullivan County Amount $9,893.54 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGERS, BARBARA A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $9,893.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, MELISSA M Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $9,893.40 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, JACK S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $9,893.37 Date 09/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, NICHOLE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $9,893.07 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, NICOLE M Employer name Village of Walden Amount $9,892.77 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORE, STEPHEN A Employer name Town of Middlefield Amount $9,892.50 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, BELINDA L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $9,892.10 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, SUSAN L Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $9,891.79 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOTZKER, KEVIN D Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $9,891.72 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGALBO, TERESA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $9,891.70 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSEL, DONALD A, JR Employer name Town of Evans Amount $9,891.50 Date 09/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPIFANE, CAROLYN S Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $9,891.24 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VIRGILIO, CHRISTA A Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $9,891.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DREASON, MARK R Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $9,890.96 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBA, ABIGAIL R Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $9,890.86 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, AMANDA D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $9,890.02 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMOLA, JOSEPH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,890.00 Date 03/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJDEK, THEODORE B Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,890.00 Date 04/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBUSH, DONNA J Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $9,889.94 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, RUTH A Employer name Seymour Public Library Dist Amount $9,889.84 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, ROBERT A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $9,889.49 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITSKY, NICOLE T Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $9,889.36 Date 04/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSTEIN, ADAM L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $9,889.21 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUER, PAUL F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,889.13 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $9,889.08 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MARIANNE F Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $9,888.65 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ROXANNE M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $9,888.51 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, BRANDON C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $9,888.00 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGES, MC KENZIE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $9,887.90 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGURNIAK, RITA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,887.85 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, JOSEPH E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $9,886.56 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MICHAEL T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $9,885.55 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONG, CLIFFORD R Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $9,885.28 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEARNO, MAURA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $9,885.24 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, LAURIE A, MS Employer name Wyoming County Amount $9,885.19 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGER, DEBRA A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $9,885.00 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOBREST, CINDY L Employer name Alden CSD Amount $9,884.95 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ANN M Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $9,884.91 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, KEYZIA M Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $9,884.89 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JENNIFER A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,884.65 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO-PEREZ, CARMEN L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $9,884.44 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, DIANE R Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $9,883.83 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZONE, CHASE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $9,883.41 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPERENA, DENISE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,882.92 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDI, DAVID M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $9,882.52 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILKENNY, CATHY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,882.08 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICEK, URSULA E Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $9,881.99 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAH, EDWIN A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, ANN C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, JOSEPH L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, YVONNE Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, TIMOTHY C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GORI, JEREMY M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JOHN M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DAVID T, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JOEL A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLACA, ROBERT S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, DYLAN P Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANI, SAMANTHA N Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIELLE Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TODD S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVIHILL, KORY J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NKWANTABISA, KWAME Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, PAUL J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, BENJAMIN C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DEVOY Z Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMANS, MICHAEL C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, FITZROY A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JACK L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENIOR, BENJAMIN S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEDICK, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,880.71 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KELLY Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $9,880.69 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, SUMMER R Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $9,880.58 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGWORTH, MELISSA L Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $9,880.55 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, NICOLE M Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $9,880.24 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, WILFREDO Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $9,880.16 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAWSKI, BARTOSZ J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $9,879.71 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHERRY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $9,879.64 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, PATRICK Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $9,879.59 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHILOH C Employer name Cornell University Amount $9,879.29 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI, KYLE Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $9,879.10 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, MAUREEN A Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $9,878.55 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Cornell University Amount $9,878.40 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATUZZO, KAREN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $9,878.04 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDARINO, LAUREN M Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $9,878.03 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZ, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $9,877.90 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLE, JOHN A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $9,877.48 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, SARA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,877.14 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREN, TERESA A Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $9,877.08 Date 12/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JANICE A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $9,876.85 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, EDGARDO M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $9,876.34 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System