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 HARRIGAN, LEE T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKIN, JOSEPH 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 LUDTKA, KELSEY 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 MC CARTHY, KYLE 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 MORRE, ANGELA M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, OMAR 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 O'SHEA, CONOR M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, JEREMY M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGATIS, JASON G Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTULLI, MADELINE N Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, JAMES W Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, MICHAEL 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 WHEELER, ALLYN R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LANEE A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,848.99 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, AMIE K Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $8,848.95 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAINE, ALBERTA J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $8,848.74 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEA, DAWN M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $8,848.65 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIDBEE, KAYLA R Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $8,848.48 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENE LAS, ROBERT J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $8,848.43 Date 12/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, ALISIA Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $8,848.10 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, MINA E Employer name Greene County Amount $8,848.00 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, GERALYN M Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $8,847.98 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, KATHARINE H Employer name Camden CSD Amount $8,847.60 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, ROBERT C Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $8,847.50 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICK, JANET Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $8,847.15 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JAMES LEE Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $8,847.10 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, AMY L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,847.07 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONESSA, VINCENT A Employer name Village of Youngstown Amount $8,846.70 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, KIMBERLYNN B Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $8,846.65 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAR, TERESA A Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $8,846.12 Date 02/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, SUSAN M Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $8,845.55 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEACOMA, DANIEL R Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $8,845.50 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISKE, DENISE B Employer name Town of Newark Valley Amount $8,844.91 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SUSAN H Employer name Town of Rush Amount $8,844.85 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUREN, SUZANNE E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $8,844.83 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANZIONE, GREGORY J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $8,844.79 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,844.64 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZEMIEN, KYLE D Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $8,844.60 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, MICHAEL G Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $8,844.42 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZANO, ELAINA R Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $8,844.27 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONEAU, ROBERT F Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $8,844.18 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, DEBRA D Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $8,843.61 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, CANDICE L Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $8,843.39 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, JULIA A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $8,843.04 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOREST, PASCALE Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $8,842.88 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAILER, EUGENIA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $8,842.74 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELOTTI, LISA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $8,842.56 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUE, SHARON E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $8,842.55 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MARY E Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $8,842.46 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERMAN, EITHNE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $8,842.24 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENA, ARQUIADES Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $8,842.20 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROFF, TARYN K Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $8,841.68 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, KERRY J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $8,841.57 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DOROTHY A Employer name Orange County Amount $8,841.44 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEABLE, ERIN S Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $8,840.41 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRLAU, SHERRIE L Employer name Genesee County Amount $8,840.24 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGORE, LYNN M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $8,839.90 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFINCH, BILLEE J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $8,839.35 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, BARBARA E Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $8,839.28 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGNER, JUSTIN J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,839.20 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, TRINA M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $8,839.20 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MELISSA A Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $8,839.09 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, MARYANN Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $8,839.00 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGLIONE, ROBERT M Employer name Mastic Fire District Amount $8,838.99 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, FOZIA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $8,838.95 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, WENDY R Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $8,838.41 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMPFL, SHARON L Employer name Erie County Amount $8,838.14 Date 03/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SIMON Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $8,838.13 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGLER, SUSAN L Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $8,837.65 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGAZZINI, CLEMENTE P Employer name Islip Terrace Fire District Amount $8,837.56 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, ERIC J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $8,837.50 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $8,837.46 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CHERYL A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $8,837.11 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERROW, DAMIEN Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $8,837.03 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWEN, TRISHA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $8,836.92 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JUDY Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $8,836.87 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOJNACKI, RYAN E Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $8,836.81 Date 05/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIELA, ALEXANDER G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,836.18 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUITT, EILEEN D Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $8,836.00 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSLAND, JOCELYN S Employer name Erie County Amount $8,835.63 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENRICK, ROBERTA L Employer name Education Department Amount $8,835.55 Date 11/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CARL W Employer name Clinton County Amount $8,835.48 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFONE, HEATHER L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $8,835.36 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, RHONDA R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $8,834.97 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RIENZO, CINDY F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $8,834.88 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEGAN, SALLY M Employer name Town of Delaware Amount $8,834.71 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER-TURNBULL, MARY ANNE Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $8,834.52 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, CORRIE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $8,834.52 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, BUDDY W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $8,834.52 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, CASEY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $8,834.52 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGBE, GRACE O Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $8,834.52 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTLEWELL, LESLIE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $8,834.52 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETE, TRACY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $8,834.52 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, TINA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $8,834.52 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLINGBECK, COLLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $8,834.52 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, IDA I Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $8,834.44 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINETTI, LAURA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $8,834.20 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEN, MEGHAN J Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $8,833.98 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTE, PAULA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,833.95 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPARA, JARETT P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,833.86 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System