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 BRIGGS, DREW K Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $8,951.17 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CHERYL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $8,951.12 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNEY, PENNY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $8,951.10 Date 11/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGG, MICHELLE A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $8,951.09 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ROBERTO A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,950.76 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESTOR, BARBARA B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,950.74 Date 06/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, TYLER C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $8,950.11 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCIO, MARIE A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $8,950.00 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, RUBEN S Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $8,950.00 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $8,948.79 Date 01/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $8,948.62 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CALLUM R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $8,948.59 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, THAO N Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $8,948.44 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLNICK, ERIC Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,948.29 Date 09/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGELFANG, BRIAN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $8,948.27 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RODGER L Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $8,948.00 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, BRIAN C Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $8,947.88 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPORTA, PHILIP F Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $8,947.67 Date 05/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSLACKY, ROSARIA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $8,947.26 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, SEAN P Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $8,947.20 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETSHMAN, TODD C Employer name Monroe County Amount $8,947.18 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTOLA, IRENE A Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $8,947.07 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PRAIRIE, EMILY A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $8,946.75 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, LISA A Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $8,946.56 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKER, SHANNON E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $8,946.00 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, PATRICIA M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $8,945.84 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $8,945.75 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODYARD, DENNIS J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $8,945.74 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, MEGAN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $8,945.52 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, LA KENYA S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $8,945.39 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHER, THOMAS T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $8,945.38 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, GREGORY J Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $8,945.35 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, DORY A Employer name Town of Redfield Amount $8,944.98 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, EMILY E Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $8,944.96 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZMEYER, TINA M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $8,944.73 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, FRANCES C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $8,944.68 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISADOR, STEPHEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,944.10 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILICIA, CHERYL ANN Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $8,944.00 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, KLEEV Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $8,943.95 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ARLENE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $8,943.60 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHTON, JOHN D Employer name Town of Manheim Amount $8,943.45 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, CALDWELL B Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $8,943.39 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DAWN I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $8,943.37 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZIO, MAUREEN A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $8,943.13 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYDELOTTE, EMILY J Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $8,943.00 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, FELIX Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $8,943.00 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPY, DAVID C Employer name Cortland County Amount $8,942.90 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, TAMIKA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $8,942.51 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, TERESA D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $8,942.39 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, STEFANIE Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $8,942.25 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESSER, MEG L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $8,942.06 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGHEN-HEWLETT, TROYA N S Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $8,941.79 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, GLADYS M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $8,941.25 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHMANN, RANDALL C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,941.19 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGUE, SERAFIN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,941.19 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, JOSHUA M Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $8,940.82 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGONIS, JACQUELINE L Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $8,940.29 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, JOHN J Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $8,940.26 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, BRIAN T Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $8,940.25 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWACKHAMMER, TAMERA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $8,940.09 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, SHARON R Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $8,940.06 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOEZ, NATASHA A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $8,939.98 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CARA J Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $8,939.67 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, STEVEN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,939.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, DERRICK C Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,939.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ANDREW J Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,939.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIS, DEREK S Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,939.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUPT, DAVID W, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,939.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACKEY, ELSTON, II Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,939.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAMETI, DANIEL Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,939.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, ANDREW M Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,939.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, QUENTIN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,939.51 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, DARYL, II Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $8,939.09 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, MISTY D Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $8,939.06 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TRAVIS L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $8,938.80 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, DUSTIN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $8,937.78 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSOONLALL, NATASHA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $8,937.71 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SUSAN H Employer name Elwood Public Library District Amount $8,937.68 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, FRANCINE E Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $8,937.45 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVEC, JANET M Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $8,937.09 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, JOAN E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $8,937.09 Date 09/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, SKYLAR G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,937.08 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELIN, GARELY Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $8,936.59 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOGAN, COURTNEY J Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $8,936.53 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISE, RALPH M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $8,936.42 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATTI, ALEX P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,936.00 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAMM, CARRIE L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $8,935.94 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, LEON A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $8,935.87 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNOCK, SUSAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,935.74 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMB, JOSEPH F Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $8,935.42 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO-DOWNEY, CAMILLE Employer name Village of Airmont Amount $8,935.01 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHICHTEL, MARY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $8,934.95 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, TONYA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,934.93 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMETER, BROOKE A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $8,934.74 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CID, EDNA L Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $8,934.57 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMOI, DAWN M Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $8,934.40 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PATRICIA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $8,934.33 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, PATRICK J Employer name Orange County Amount $8,934.25 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMLA, SETH Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $8,934.09 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTSONAS, MYRA J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $8,933.99 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System