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 ELLSWORTH, ALICIA M Employer name Northville CSD Amount $9,445.65 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, COLLEEN K Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $9,445.41 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, DONNA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $9,445.36 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, LYDIA D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $9,445.34 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, TASHA A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $9,445.14 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTHABER, FREDERICK, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $9,444.96 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISELMAN, ADRIENNE H Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $9,444.86 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, STEPHANIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,444.82 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, JOHN K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $9,444.07 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDERMAN, MARK J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,443.99 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTT, DENNIS C Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,443.50 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, PETER J Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAHILL, SEAN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROUCH, GERALD P Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUOCCIO, FRANK A Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECKERT, KYLE S Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGSTROM, ERIN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOYER, NICHOLAS H Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREAGAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, MATTHEW E Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, JUSTIN T Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLYSKO, DAVID A Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDERS, MITCHELL R Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSHER, TIMOTHY S Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAGONE, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARD, GAVEN R Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPADARO, PAUL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN LEUVEN, CORY J Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,443.49 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, AUSTIN R Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $9,442.23 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, EDWARD Employer name Erie County Amount $9,441.70 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTISS, JANE M Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $9,441.58 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KATHLEEN C Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $9,441.58 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $9,440.87 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICKINGER, THERESA M Employer name Northville CSD Amount $9,440.78 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, SHARON L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $9,440.55 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVOLIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $9,440.54 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRISCHLER, JESSICA M Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $9,439.31 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, GARY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $9,439.18 Date 04/13/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENZO, DONNA L Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,439.09 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEL, DAWN M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $9,438.69 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASUCCIO, THERESA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,438.65 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, KAMIE J Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $9,438.38 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KATHY A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $9,438.30 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUWE, MARCIA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $9,438.24 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, MITCHELL C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $9,437.65 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, PEARSE A Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $9,437.40 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, CECILIA Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $9,437.30 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, JESSICA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $9,437.21 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAN, VICTORIA J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $9,437.14 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE-WARREN, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $9,436.88 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, JEANMARIE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $9,435.85 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAL, JANA B Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $9,435.77 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KEVIN E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,435.75 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHMANN, CHARLES M Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $9,435.72 Date 02/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATIC, KATARINA N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $9,435.58 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN J, JR Employer name Palisades Int St Pk Comm Nonst Amount $9,435.25 Date 07/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, ALYSSA C Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $9,434.94 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, ROSEMARIE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $9,434.50 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESLEY, LOGAN E Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $9,434.27 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, ZACHARY J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $9,434.09 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMLEY, TIMOTHY D Employer name Town of Portville Amount $9,434.04 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY-HENRY, MEGHAN K Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $9,433.34 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $9,433.27 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, KRISTIN M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $9,433.17 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KYLE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $9,433.05 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHADRICK R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $9,433.02 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTEL, PAUL H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $9,432.96 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, ARELIS A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,432.68 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTAROLA, WILLIAM M Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $9,432.00 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYER, VIVIAN M Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $9,430.99 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES W Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $9,430.97 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANTHONY J Employer name Long Lake Fire District 1 Amount $9,430.92 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, JOANN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $9,430.88 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINATO, ISABELLA N Employer name Department of Health Amount $9,430.88 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAEBEL, HEATHER S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $9,430.88 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, SONIA N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $9,430.30 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBRA K Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,429.70 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROH, PATRICIA M Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $9,429.50 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, BRANDON M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $9,429.29 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTERS, MARK C Employer name Wayne County Amount $9,429.25 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, DARYL M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $9,429.05 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAZEME, ALISON G Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $9,429.03 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, KRISTINE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,428.90 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEGLEY, SHANNON M Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $9,428.64 Date 04/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, ETHAN S Employer name Town of Webb Amount $9,428.55 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEJNIK, FRANCES L Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $9,428.40 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, AMANDA E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $9,428.24 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, JOHN C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $9,428.22 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRABIK, PAULA D Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $9,427.98 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, AMANDA S Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $9,427.79 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELS, GAYLE M Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $9,427.63 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKSTRUCK, BRUCE R Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $9,427.54 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOHANNA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $9,427.32 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, QUETIN Employer name Erie County Amount $9,427.08 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, NEIL E Employer name Village of Dryden Amount $9,426.42 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MEGAN M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $9,425.78 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TYASIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,425.01 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DOUGLAS S Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $9,424.82 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, LEON A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $9,424.79 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System