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 BENDELSON, BETTY Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $9,075.76 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, HEIDI F Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $9,075.44 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTBRAND, HEATHER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,074.89 Date 07/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLPACK, KAREN A Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $9,074.83 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDHAM, ANDREW M, SR Employer name Niagara County Amount $9,074.56 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, ALEXIS Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $9,074.54 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DERRICK A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $9,074.54 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, VANESSA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $9,074.21 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILOBI, FIDELIS Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $9,074.21 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, THOMAS M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $9,074.03 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, SANDRA Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $9,073.78 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERWALDT, CONSTANCE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $9,073.55 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOANNE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,073.51 Date 07/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, HEIDI L Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $9,073.38 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, PAMELA G Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $9,073.30 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANHAKE, SHAWN L, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,073.18 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDY, TERRENCE R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $9,072.96 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DEBRA A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $9,072.96 Date 12/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPRAT, ANN M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $9,072.82 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, DOROTHY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $9,072.82 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, CAITLIN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $9,072.41 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, SEAMUS G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $9,072.41 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, MICHELLE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $9,072.29 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTLES, HARRY Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,072.15 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHBURG, ANTHONY C Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $9,071.94 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INWOOD, WANDA K Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $9,071.44 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SOPHIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $9,071.19 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBAK, ANNA Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $9,071.00 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADELMEYER, MARIBETH Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $9,070.88 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Oakfield Amount $9,070.79 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, TRACEY A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,070.76 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIELLO, ANDREW J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $9,070.69 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPLEE, BETTY M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $9,070.60 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, SHANNELL L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $9,070.59 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Bethany Amount $9,070.00 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Bethany Amount $9,070.00 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHILLING, JAMES M Employer name City of Utica Amount $9,069.92 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CLARENCE R Employer name Town of Johnstown Amount $9,069.75 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLON, JEFFREY S Employer name Rockland County Amount $9,069.67 Date 01/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESKE, STEVEN F Employer name Town of Islip Amount $9,069.50 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCE, CHRISTINA I Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,069.35 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEPHEN L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $9,068.97 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KRISTY E Employer name Camden CSD Amount $9,068.88 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $9,068.52 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANCHELLI, LYNN E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $9,068.38 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDEN, KATELYN R Employer name Alden CSD Amount $9,068.28 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $9,068.10 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, TERESA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,067.52 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DARLENE M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $9,067.50 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, BERNICE B Employer name Red Jacket Library Amount $9,067.10 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, KATHY L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,066.75 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIFFA, MONICA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,066.72 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, JESSA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,066.60 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEL, MEGAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $9,066.38 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, VALERIE K Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $9,066.20 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, CLINTON M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $9,066.14 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, SCOTT W Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $9,065.97 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, BRIAN A Employer name Town of Fulton Amount $9,064.83 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATHRYN M Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $9,064.82 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, ABBY C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,064.75 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANS, JULIE Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $9,064.65 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,064.42 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, PAULINE Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $9,064.26 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,064.21 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, AARON Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $9,064.00 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULKROD, JESSICA A Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $9,063.94 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, JAMAR L Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $9,063.65 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLA, AUDREY A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $9,063.44 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYBERS, ALEXIS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $9,062.75 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMS, ANDREA B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $9,062.69 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SHARON C Employer name Pawling Fire Dist Amount $9,062.50 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, BRIANA K Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,062.50 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, JOSEFINA Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $9,062.14 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, ELIZABETH D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $9,062.00 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, GILBERTO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $9,061.89 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, BARBARA A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $9,061.77 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESOTELL, SONDRA V Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $9,061.66 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, DAWN P Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $9,061.44 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, MARIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,061.40 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, OPAL D, MRS Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $9,061.36 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, ROSELINE VIL Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $9,061.25 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, KYLE L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $9,061.16 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, ANDREW Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $9,061.00 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $9,061.00 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVORATORE, LORI A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $9,060.77 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CATHERINE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $9,060.34 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JOHN J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $9,060.25 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLLEY, STEPHEN A Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $9,060.20 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENNEROD, KRISTEN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $9,060.08 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, SALLY ANN Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $9,059.98 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, PAULA F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,059.85 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTEIA, JULIA R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $9,059.72 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVI, KELLY M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $9,059.44 Date 07/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSSBER, SHANE S Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $9,059.40 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, GEORGE A Employer name Village of Springville Amount $9,059.25 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRY, CAROL T Employer name Albany County Amount $9,059.11 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFMANN, MELISSA Y Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $9,058.49 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, KERRI D Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $9,058.25 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETSON, NANCY J Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $9,058.18 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECIALE, FRANCESCA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,058.08 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System