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 PELLITTIERI, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $9,517.86 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, DENSON G Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,517.50 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOF, JUSTIN S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $9,517.50 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, THOMAS Employer name Washington County Amount $9,516.80 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, LESLIE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,516.78 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERONE, LISA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,516.62 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFLER, JEANETTE E Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $9,516.52 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHAM, PETER R Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,516.42 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, EDDIE Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $9,516.41 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYDINIAN, PHILIP G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $9,516.15 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANAHER, MICHAEL P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $9,515.79 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, GARY F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $9,515.54 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, DEZLI Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $9,515.52 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, JODIE L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $9,515.30 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPFER, LAURA E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $9,515.27 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIENIAZEK, JOSHUA J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $9,515.19 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARCKHAM, PETER B Employer name Westchester County Amount $9,514.94 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, KAREN M Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $9,514.44 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, KAREN S Employer name Warren County Amount $9,514.29 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDEN, MICHELE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $9,514.21 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISLER, BRANDON E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,514.16 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, SARAH C Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $9,513.97 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, CATHERINE P Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $9,513.71 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAETTA, KIMBERLY S Employer name Somers CSD Amount $9,513.62 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLGAN, BRENDA C Employer name Peru CSD Amount $9,513.47 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, TAYLOR C Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $9,513.34 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTSCHER, JAMES M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $9,513.26 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHERA, MARISA N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,513.25 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JOSEPH D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $9,513.22 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROFF, NANCY Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $9,513.08 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, MARGARET Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,512.98 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, KRIS E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $9,512.97 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $9,512.96 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNA, GIROLAMA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $9,512.80 Date 12/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, APHINYA N Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $9,512.70 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBINO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $9,512.48 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICO, BERNADETTE A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $9,512.45 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DIANE S Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $9,512.42 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $9,512.38 Date 11/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEFFRARD, RANDHALL E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,512.24 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIAGLIA, ROSEMARY Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $9,512.24 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKES, MICHELLE T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $9,512.21 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JAMES G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,511.92 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, JARED M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,511.77 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTMAN, CONNOR P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,511.67 Date 07/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, BRENDAN J Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $9,511.00 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, BENJAMIN B Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,510.77 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SHAWN L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $9,510.17 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSETT, LISA M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,509.76 Date 04/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, RICHARD P Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $9,509.76 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITZ, DONNA P Employer name Village of Attica Amount $9,509.50 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, MD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $9,509.43 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ROSA, LYNNE A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $9,509.15 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, BETTY L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $9,509.07 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINTEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $9,508.54 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $9,507.88 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, CRAIG A Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $9,507.84 Date 04/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KEVIN L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $9,507.75 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRST-NABOZNY, CRYSTAL Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $9,507.60 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, CORRIE S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $9,507.53 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, KIMBERLY Y Employer name Erie County Amount $9,507.29 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPINO, LISA M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $9,506.25 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KEVIN T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,505.77 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, TALMADGE R Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,505.69 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMAN, MARTHA Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,505.35 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIKARAISHI, RYAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $9,505.28 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, GABRIELLE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $9,505.26 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, MARGARET E Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $9,505.21 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHABOUR, KERSTIN S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,504.95 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNOSH, MAGGIE K Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $9,504.94 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELL, MEGHAN E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $9,504.75 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, KATHRYN Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $9,504.68 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, BRENDA D Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $9,504.55 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, AUSTIN H Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,504.36 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, ALVIN Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,504.36 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HART, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,504.36 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANDO, JORDAN K Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,504.36 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, ERIN E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $9,504.22 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, ANNETTE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $9,504.20 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, SAMUEL N, JR Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $9,504.00 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, TIERRA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $9,503.38 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $9,503.18 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ALEX J Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $9,503.00 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJNAROWSKI, ANTOINETTE L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $9,502.88 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, MARIA A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $9,502.41 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASIC, ZINA Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $9,502.25 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BARBARA J Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $9,501.88 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, MARCIE L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $9,501.56 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANONE, DAVID G Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,501.52 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TRACI A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $9,501.46 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, SUSAN D Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $9,501.38 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERF, SUSAN P Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $9,501.11 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $9,501.03 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS-HERON, KAREN J Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $9,500.34 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZER, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $9,500.33 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSEY, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Springfield Amount $9,500.04 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JOHN E Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $9,500.04 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERTON, WALTER A Employer name Town of Berlin Amount $9,500.02 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOZZO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $9,500.00 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RA, JOSEPH V Employer name Franklin Square Water District Amount $9,500.00 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System