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 FAULI, CATHERINE F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,245.84 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNOE, ANGELICA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $9,245.45 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORVILLO, KATELYN I Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $9,245.39 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ASHLEY A Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $9,245.38 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERLEY, KATHY L Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $9,245.00 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DEA, BRUCE P Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $9,244.84 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ DE LA ROSA, TERESA J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,244.79 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOSTICK, FRANK V Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $9,244.75 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARREN, JEAN Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $9,244.50 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACCHIA, ROBERT C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,244.44 Date 06/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORVEL, HELEN L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $9,243.55 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNER, RICO L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $9,243.36 Date 11/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEARS, JOSHUA A Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $9,243.28 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRESTON, JUSTINA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $9,242.98 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANWINKLE, SAMANTHA A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $9,242.95 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, THERESA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $9,242.45 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGER, KYLE J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $9,242.11 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPEDA, FRANCISCO O Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $9,242.09 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $9,241.95 Date 06/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JERIESHA T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $9,241.92 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYN, JAMES V Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $9,241.63 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, DAVID L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $9,241.60 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LAURIE L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $9,241.60 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEAN A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $9,241.34 Date 07/01/1960 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTOLA, SUSAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,241.30 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREESE, DORIS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,241.17 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGEN, MARY Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $9,241.07 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, KAREN S Employer name Holland CSD Amount $9,240.96 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LAVERNE R Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $9,240.93 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIVEAU, ANDRE J Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $9,240.92 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS-PREVETE, MARY E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $9,240.87 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLCOTT, LORI A Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $9,240.64 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, GEORGE T Employer name Orange County Amount $9,240.23 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, JEAN M Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $9,240.03 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, TERESA A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $9,240.00 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JAMES P Employer name Village of Centre Island Amount $9,240.00 Date 11/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERTMAN, RACHEL A Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $9,240.00 Date 06/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ANN MARIE Employer name Camden CSD Amount $9,239.43 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, REMY M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $9,239.31 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARYLAND, RONALD K Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $9,239.14 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKIN, ELIZABETH J Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $9,239.08 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVETNICK, LINDA S Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $9,238.76 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAILOR, JULIANNE N Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,238.68 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIELD, MARY S Employer name Madison CSD Amount $9,238.50 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DEBORAH A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $9,238.45 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, ELIZABETH Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $9,238.28 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONEBERG, JILL A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,238.20 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, TONYA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,237.88 Date 04/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOTT, MARK A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $9,237.64 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DAVID T, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $9,237.59 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITA, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,237.42 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, AHMAD Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $9,237.15 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JONATHON C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,236.50 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECK, BARBARA F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,236.36 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Yates Amount $9,236.36 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEKOHR, EMILY Employer name Cornell University Amount $9,235.95 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIIRA, PATRICIA A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $9,235.82 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMELIA J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $9,235.64 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, MARIA S Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $9,235.58 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, JOSH K Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,235.53 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZULIST, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $9,235.35 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTING, STEPHANIE A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $9,235.12 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNES-GERALDINO, EVANGELINA E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $9,234.92 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURZILLO, NICOLE M Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $9,234.80 Date 07/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KELLY A Employer name Steuben County Amount $9,234.77 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUTENSTRAUCH, KEVIN Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,234.55 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DANA M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $9,234.48 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSHNACK, JUDY C Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $9,234.36 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREATER, HENRY C Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $9,233.86 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, NELSON G Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,233.65 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, TYQUAN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,233.49 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANIA, LYNDI J Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $9,233.36 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SAVILLE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $9,233.26 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEW, DIANA L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $9,232.90 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ROBIN F Employer name Town of Homer Amount $9,232.75 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MAX Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $9,232.60 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, HERMYONE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,232.41 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, LAMOUR P Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $9,232.06 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVEN, FLOYD M Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $9,231.32 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, HEIDI E Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $9,231.27 Date 12/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMELLA, CATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $9,231.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLELSKI, MERISSA L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $9,230.98 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTI, PETER E Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $9,230.80 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDES, IAONNIS M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $9,230.77 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSS, ANN B Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $9,230.76 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMANUS, DAVID A Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $9,230.76 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYLAND, FREDERICK Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $9,230.76 Date 12/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON, TARA A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $9,230.76 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARRY, JODIE A M Employer name Erie County Amount $9,230.73 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARICO, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $9,230.72 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERS, PAUL J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $9,230.56 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHTI, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,230.40 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CLEEF, JENNIFER M Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $9,230.33 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHALTER, SUSAN M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $9,230.26 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, CHELSEY N Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $9,230.18 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEL, JOHN Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $9,230.00 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURG, STEPHEN T Employer name Bayport Blue Point Pub Library Amount $9,229.93 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, CRYSTAL M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $9,229.87 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRESTHA, TARAK Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $9,229.71 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, SUSAN M Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $9,229.60 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System