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 VENA, JOY M Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $9,537.66 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBITOSI, LESLIE A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $9,537.39 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, RAINA M Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $9,537.00 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, JULIE H Employer name Village of Waverly Amount $9,536.64 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NETT, BRENDA L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $9,536.50 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMELRICK, CLAUDE A Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $9,535.70 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDWALL, TAMMY S Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $9,535.69 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TRAVIS A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $9,535.53 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFOLO, BRIDGET S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $9,535.36 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONCHUK, TAMARA V Employer name Oneida County Amount $9,535.06 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, BRIAN N Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $9,534.90 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENISON, MEGAN M Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $9,534.42 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOGAN, SHARON F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,534.40 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASS, VIRGINIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,534.25 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, JANE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,534.18 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-PEARMAN, BERNARD C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $9,534.10 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, BRANDY N Employer name Department of Health Amount $9,533.94 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, TYRONE K Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,533.94 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DAVID E Employer name Village of Philmont Amount $9,533.90 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROSPER, JOSUE Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $9,533.75 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLBERT, JUDY K Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $9,533.37 Date 05/16/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONNAN, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,533.31 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, EDWARD W Employer name Erie County Amount $9,533.22 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL SANTO, JOSEPHINE Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $9,532.97 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $9,532.81 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, BETSY S Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $9,532.64 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $9,532.50 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELCUK, PAKIZE Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $9,532.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, ELISA C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $9,531.97 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DONNA P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $9,531.75 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, TIFFANY R Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $9,531.60 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, JEFFREY S Employer name Allegany County Amount $9,531.16 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIL, TODD J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $9,531.10 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKLIN, CHRISTINA Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $9,531.00 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DONALD J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $9,530.96 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSINI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $9,529.94 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESPEDES, NATALIE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,529.79 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, CYNTHIA R Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $9,529.24 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JUSTIN R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $9,529.14 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADA, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $9,529.14 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, JONATHAN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,528.75 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, SCOTT W Employer name Village of Northville Amount $9,528.75 Date 02/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOX, BRIAN D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $9,528.63 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, GINA M Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $9,528.57 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUT, MATTHEW J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,528.41 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SPIRIDOULA Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $9,528.15 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITALIANO, JACK, JR Employer name Miller Place Fire District Amount $9,528.00 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, STEPHEN A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $9,527.98 Date 03/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANO, GREGG, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,527.75 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSUMANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,527.53 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEED, CHEYNE R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $9,526.94 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DANIELLE F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,526.79 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, REX E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $9,526.75 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKS, CANDACE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $9,526.43 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, DEBORAH L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $9,526.08 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKOTAJLO, JESSICA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $9,525.72 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CONNIE L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $9,525.19 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, COURTNEY M Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $9,525.02 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ELZIE N, III Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $9,525.00 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCHINGER, DAVID A Employer name Village of Port Dickinson Amount $9,525.00 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, MELISSA A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $9,524.87 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, JOHNNY A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $9,524.64 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, CARRIE L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $9,524.48 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KIMBERLY S Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $9,524.48 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, LAURENCE S Employer name Tully CSD Amount $9,524.40 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, COREY J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $9,524.11 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGAREK, NICOLE Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $9,524.07 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWORS, MARY PAT Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,524.05 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ, ANDREA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $9,524.01 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, DALE W Employer name Town of Mansfield Amount $9,523.75 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, LISA D Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $9,523.37 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFONTE, VINCENT L Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $9,523.05 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, DIANE M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $9,522.84 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JILL C Employer name Town of Saranac Amount $9,522.51 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON-MUNSON, KAREN Employer name Town of Saranac Amount $9,522.51 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALANTE, CARLOS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $9,522.32 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, WESLEY H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $9,522.05 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, NAOMI I Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,522.00 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KRISTA M Employer name Town of Constantia Amount $9,521.98 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZCARRA, EVA V Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $9,521.85 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFALIK, DAVID J, JR Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $9,521.84 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAGH, JOSEPH C Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $9,521.78 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZ, DAWN M Employer name Village of Sylvan Beach Amount $9,521.16 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREINER, JERRY L Employer name Chenango County Amount $9,520.61 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,520.22 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $9,520.10 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOTTI, JASON M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $9,520.00 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOW, MARISA L W Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $9,519.88 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, MICHAEL N Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $9,519.75 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALELLA, PAULA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $9,519.72 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CHERYL A Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $9,519.64 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOHS, SABINA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,519.56 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSHBAUGH, CHAD M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $9,519.43 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $9,519.24 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVER, DAWN P Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,519.23 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, BRIAN E Employer name Cortland Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $9,519.05 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $9,518.80 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ELSIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,518.68 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCIA, LISA A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $9,518.57 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERES, RYAN R Employer name Town of Kent Amount $9,518.19 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System