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 SCHEMMER, ALEX S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $8,970.75 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHERMEL, JULIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $8,970.69 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, LAWRENCE W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $8,970.58 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, LAURIE L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $8,970.47 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DOWD, JIA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $8,970.40 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALAN A Employer name Van Hornesville-O D Young CSD Amount $8,970.00 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, PETER M Employer name Department of State Amount $8,969.98 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATURLEY, TRAVIS L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,969.88 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, HECTOR R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $8,969.31 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSOCCI, VALERIE T Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $8,968.96 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-ANDOLINA, LETICIA M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $8,968.89 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, LISA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $8,968.30 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, IVORY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $8,968.12 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, EVIE L Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $8,967.99 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, MALIK Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $8,967.52 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDZIK, MARY L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $8,967.37 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSWAY, CATHERINE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,967.20 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSABENE, JANET Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $8,967.20 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, MARIA Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $8,967.14 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTONE, CHRISTINE Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $8,966.92 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, NICOLE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $8,966.79 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PINTO, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $8,966.37 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIO, TAMARA J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $8,966.31 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $8,966.20 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, JESSICA C Employer name Otsego County Amount $8,966.14 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREL CASTILLO, REYE Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $8,965.96 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, VICTORIA L Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $8,965.81 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, JILL Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $8,965.29 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOY, CHRISTINA J Employer name Lewis County Amount $8,965.18 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGER, ANGEL R Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $8,965.10 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIASE, M JENNIFER Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $8,965.00 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLICCHIO, EMILY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,964.86 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, BASIL Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $8,964.83 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOSO-FLECK, CLAUDIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $8,964.80 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, ALTON E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $8,964.78 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNOLINO, FRANCA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $8,964.69 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROBERT F Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $8,964.40 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, AJANIQUE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,964.38 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETTE, TAMARA L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $8,964.26 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, FLOR M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $8,963.88 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, VERNITA Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $8,963.81 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIODY, MAUREEN A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $8,963.66 Date 05/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, WILFREDO R Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,962.84 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERMAN, EITHNE M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $8,962.61 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POITRAS, MICHELLE L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $8,962.59 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBE, DAVID R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $8,962.40 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS-BEER, KATHARINE A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $8,962.00 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, JUSTIN E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $8,961.91 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, ROXANNE M Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $8,961.86 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRONIK, DENNIS J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,961.80 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MARIA Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $8,961.72 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, LAURA E Employer name Town of Orangeville Amount $8,961.45 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RONALD L Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $8,961.33 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, AMANDA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $8,961.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLOW, VONETTA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $8,960.72 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ANGELA E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $8,960.47 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALT, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Rye Amount $8,960.45 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DEVON C Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $8,960.28 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, WENDY C Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $8,960.09 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, SUSAN Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $8,960.06 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KYLE T Employer name Herkimer County Amount $8,960.04 Date 08/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THATCHER, CHARLESSA Employer name Putnam County Amount $8,960.00 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, CESAR A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $8,960.00 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, REID A Employer name Village of Avon Amount $8,960.00 Date 10/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHERYL A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $8,959.62 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADEN, ALLISON L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $8,958.95 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MICHELLE Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $8,958.91 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANRIQUE, ELVIA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,958.88 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUMPF, ERIC E, JR Employer name Fulton County Amount $8,958.31 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, KRISTIN B Employer name Cornell University Amount $8,958.08 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, LINDA J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $8,957.81 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANNAZZISI, BRITTANY Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $8,956.84 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, MARYELLEN Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $8,955.71 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSHIP, JANET M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $8,955.69 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KIERAN E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,955.11 Date 07/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, TINA M Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $8,955.03 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CYRIL A Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $8,955.00 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGAL, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $8,954.57 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, KELLY A Employer name Chemung County Amount $8,954.21 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BEVERLY J Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $8,954.12 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MATTHEW A Employer name Village of Central Square Amount $8,953.80 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURCIN, ALYSSA M Employer name Erie County Amount $8,953.73 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HARRY LAVERNE Employer name Town of Cambridge Amount $8,953.52 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPIN, GLADYS M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $8,953.50 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGIANO, FRANK F Employer name Albany County Amount $8,953.26 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, CRAIG R Employer name Town of Chester Amount $8,953.26 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, JASON A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $8,953.25 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ROBERT A, III Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $8,953.16 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $8,953.01 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, MAUREEN P Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $8,952.44 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAN, ROBIN Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $8,952.35 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CHELSEA R Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $8,952.04 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZUTAH, CHARITY N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $8,952.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, REGINA Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $8,951.88 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, AMANDA M Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $8,951.60 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLONAS, MEGAN Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $8,951.60 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANK, JESSICALYNN L Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $8,951.60 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAR, SCOTT R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $8,951.60 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, ALICE E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $8,951.55 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, MARILYN J Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $8,951.50 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System