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 MC CARTHY, JONATHAN Z Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,865.20 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, MICHAEL T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,865.20 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENITH, ANALISHA-JAY L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,865.20 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLONINA, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,865.20 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DAVID G Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,865.20 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNJAK, VERA Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $8,865.00 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDZIELASKI, KEITH M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $8,864.61 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, TAMMY L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $8,864.48 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, REGINA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $8,864.43 Date 08/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICKI L Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $8,864.20 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARIA G Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $8,864.10 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SAMUEL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,863.91 Date 08/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, WILLIAM R Employer name Village of Addison Amount $8,863.75 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONRAD-REINGOLD, BRUCE G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $8,863.48 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUH, VICTORIA L Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $8,863.35 Date 07/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KARIN L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $8,863.15 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERMAUL, WENDY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $8,863.13 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANEVERY, BETH A J Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $8,862.88 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, CATHERINE D Employer name Village of Centre Island Amount $8,862.75 Date 08/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNE, JOHN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,862.70 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAISH, JANICE A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $8,862.58 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, BRIAN J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $8,862.48 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, COLIN F Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $8,862.31 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, HOWARD R Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $8,862.22 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, SEAN M Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,862.10 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEDERICH, ELIZABETH C Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $8,861.91 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLI, COLLEEN M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $8,861.87 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JODIE L Employer name Steuben County Amount $8,861.31 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIELLE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,861.15 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTER, CHRISTY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,860.86 Date 11/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, JOEL A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $8,860.80 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PATRICK J Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $8,860.80 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEISERING, MATTHEW J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $8,860.72 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENBACH, RACHAEL A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $8,860.41 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANIA, ALLISON T Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $8,860.24 Date 07/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNERI, ELISAVET Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $8,860.02 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAGALA, DENISE L Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $8,859.95 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALES, KELLY R Employer name Delaware County Amount $8,859.84 Date 12/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, KATHERINE Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,859.82 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACANTI, NIKKI M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $8,859.55 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, MARY ANN E Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $8,859.52 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, CATHY A Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $8,859.51 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JENNIFER Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $8,859.37 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JACKIE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $8,859.05 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $8,858.92 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CAROLYN A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $8,858.43 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOHIG, KATHLEEN E Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $8,858.24 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLYARD, DEAN D Employer name Town of Montour Amount $8,858.00 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, SANDRA M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $8,857.92 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWERS, PATRINA Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $8,857.70 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, MARY J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $8,857.36 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, SONIA Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $8,857.29 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE LUIS Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,857.11 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, HEATHER R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $8,856.59 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLAN, ELISABETH D Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $8,856.43 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, ABBIE L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $8,856.43 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JUSTIN J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $8,856.25 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAY, MANDY E P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $8,856.04 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUIS, AIM'MEE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,855.25 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMANCO, MARIA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,855.14 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGILLO, LAURA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $8,855.14 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ELIZABETH A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $8,854.83 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIO, KIM M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $8,854.80 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JESSE C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,854.64 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDUE, JO ANN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $8,854.00 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIMELI, DANIELLE L Employer name Village of Skaneateles Amount $8,854.00 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCANDREW, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $8,853.95 Date 07/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, SUSAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $8,853.93 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, ANGEL L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $8,853.60 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MICHELLE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $8,853.55 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $8,853.50 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BENJAMIN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $8,853.39 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORACE, LUCIA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $8,853.21 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, GEATANA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $8,853.13 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, JAMELL C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,852.83 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, THESA Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,852.83 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVERHILL, SETH D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,852.83 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAGALLO, THERESA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,852.62 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLISZ, DOROTA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $8,852.37 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, SABRINA M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $8,852.04 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRELL, SHIMARAYAH T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $8,851.93 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SHIRLEY A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $8,851.67 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LAURIE R Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $8,851.66 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADDEZIO, ARLENE A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $8,851.56 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROW, ROXANNE K Employer name Lewis County Amount $8,851.50 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONUTEAUX, NICHOLAS G Employer name Village of Nassau Amount $8,851.32 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, SANDRA L Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $8,851.28 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLIS, DONALD K Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $8,851.10 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, MAUREEN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $8,851.01 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISELY, JEFFREY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,850.88 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORD, BRADY R Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $8,850.80 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, ERIC F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,850.33 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEBAYO, VERONICA O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $8,850.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LUANN M Employer name Town of Cincinnatus Amount $8,850.00 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, LINDSAY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,849.03 Date 11/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, GRANT J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, BRADLEY A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COREY D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARK E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMICHELE, MARK A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System