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 SHANNON, ROBERT A Employer name StoNY Brook Fire District Amount $9,815.06 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,815.00 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAKER, SHANNON M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,814.55 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, REGINA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $9,814.32 Date 06/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, MATTHEW P Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $9,813.99 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, LESLIE M Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $9,813.78 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRAFFA, ANNA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $9,813.62 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, WILLIAM F Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $9,813.21 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLBROCK, BRIAN L Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,813.00 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANNE K Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $9,812.88 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, DANIELLE N Employer name Village of Heuvelton Amount $9,812.84 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, REBECCA D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $9,812.76 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABENANTE, SORAYA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $9,812.65 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTMAN, ORLANDO A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $9,812.36 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, CONCETTA A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $9,812.26 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYDA, KAREN M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $9,812.06 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHERINE P Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,811.56 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISENBURG, GLADICE Q Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $9,811.45 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, KENNETH C, JR Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $9,811.22 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSCETTI, TAMI C Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $9,810.47 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, KEVIN R Employer name Newark CSD Amount $9,810.38 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHERIDGE, KATHLEEN T Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $9,810.17 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, DENISE A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $9,810.08 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, CHRISTIAN T Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $9,810.00 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBREY, SCOTT C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $9,809.67 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLANTI, LOUIS P Employer name Erie County Amount $9,809.67 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BARRY C Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $9,809.57 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGAR, RYAN M Employer name Sound Beach Fire District Amount $9,809.44 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHRA, SYEDA R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,809.23 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, ERNEST Employer name Woodstock Fire District Amount $9,809.13 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGELMAN, LILY-ANN Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $9,808.93 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, LINDA Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $9,808.82 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, NEIL B Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $9,808.60 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARE, SAMANTHA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,808.45 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, KIM Y Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,808.39 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANHAI, ANGELA F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $9,807.74 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, SUZANNE F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $9,807.71 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, THOMAS J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $9,807.69 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, CHALSE EG Employer name New York Public Library Amount $9,807.69 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MICHELLE A Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $9,807.03 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $9,807.00 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINDECKER, JULIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,806.72 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLASH, NICHOLAS P Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $9,806.62 Date 01/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMON, SUSAN A Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $9,805.61 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKLER, JONATHAN E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $9,804.90 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $9,804.73 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECTOR, DANIELLE M Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $9,804.46 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $9,804.00 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVON, PETRA L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $9,803.99 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LAURA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,803.88 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGUTSKI, ANNA Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,803.77 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, KENNETH R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $9,803.58 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ALISA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,803.42 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSOUGH, ANNE E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,803.30 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLVRAY, DELORES R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $9,803.08 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, AMBER M, MS Employer name Town of Angelica Amount $9,803.08 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALINDEZ, DONNA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $9,803.07 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, LAURA M Employer name Town of Washington Amount $9,803.02 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ASHANTI S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $9,802.96 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, SARAH A Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $9,802.72 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDBAUM, ANDREW M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $9,802.50 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, VERONICA J Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,802.48 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, JAMES Employer name Westchester County Amount $9,802.25 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, CLIFFORD F, JR Employer name Town of Owego Amount $9,802.19 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEZ, SARAH R Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $9,802.02 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, ABILENE C R Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $9,801.77 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNATONE, YAMILE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $9,801.32 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHOUO, API SANDRINE Employer name Department of State Amount $9,801.28 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, BRIDGET M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $9,801.14 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELIN, JENNIFER L Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $9,801.08 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, DAWN M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $9,801.02 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUCEY, CAROLYN E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $9,801.00 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, DANIEL L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $9,800.72 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACIULIS, BONITA L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $9,800.68 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, AMANDA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $9,800.21 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRELING, KAYE A Employer name Town of Maryland Amount $9,800.04 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MINDY J Employer name Town of Wells Amount $9,800.04 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EARLE H, JR Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,800.00 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MARNIE W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $9,800.00 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Great Valley Amount $9,800.00 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, JAMES E Employer name Town of Sheridan Amount $9,800.00 Date 07/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSETTI, VINCENT P Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $9,799.96 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Newcomb Amount $9,799.92 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, JEAN E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $9,799.44 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, LISA K Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $9,799.05 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, STEPHANIE J Employer name Niagara County Amount $9,799.01 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, CATHY H Employer name Broome County Amount $9,798.77 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANATRA-CORDONE, MICHELE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,798.51 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, JENNA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $9,798.39 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANGMO, DECHEN Employer name Ulster County Amount $9,797.91 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBURG, JOANNE B Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $9,797.83 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEIRO, STEPHEN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $9,797.75 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKER, TIMOTHY M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $9,797.63 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, CRISTINA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,797.38 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, TRACY L Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $9,797.22 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, CARL A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,797.18 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LISA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $9,796.90 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $9,796.89 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REJMAN, MARY D Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $9,796.12 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, LINDA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,796.05 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System