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 CHRISTOPHER, SERENA M Employer name Erie County Amount $8,798.59 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, EMILY A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,798.56 Date 06/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, GARRETT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $8,798.53 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, THOMAS J Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $8,798.40 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IQBAL, MAUREEN Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $8,798.30 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLI, MARIA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $8,798.30 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, ELIZABETH Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $8,798.23 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGES, VIERA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $8,797.96 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, NICANDRO Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $8,797.94 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, PENNY S Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $8,797.54 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMIENTA BARRIOS, KATTY P Employer name Orange County Amount $8,797.50 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISZ, SHERI Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $8,797.50 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, JAMES R Employer name Town of Minetto Amount $8,797.50 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAL, LAURIE I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,797.02 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, EDWARD Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $8,796.96 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, DONNA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $8,796.70 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NAKISHA M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $8,796.65 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESANTIS, JOANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,796.48 Date 10/12/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, HEIDI R Employer name Steuben County Amount $8,796.30 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, JEREMY T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $8,795.95 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORES, ANDREW T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $8,795.74 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLIN, ANTHONY L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $8,795.64 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, LIZA M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $8,794.96 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, LAURA L Employer name Eden CSD Amount $8,794.58 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY T Employer name Department of Health Amount $8,794.41 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCHETTE, DANIEL J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $8,794.36 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GEORGIA E Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $8,793.72 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, SAMUAL L Employer name Town of Brant Amount $8,793.53 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE LEA, MARGARET M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $8,792.76 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, AMY P Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $8,792.55 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARAMONTE, ROSE MARIE Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $8,792.10 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, CARRIE L Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $8,791.19 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, DYLAN C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,790.08 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, HOPE M Employer name Erie County Amount $8,789.87 Date 12/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SHEILA M Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $8,789.73 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, THOMAS A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $8,788.65 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DEVON C Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $8,788.58 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, DANIELLE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $8,788.53 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFAY, NICHOLAS J Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $8,788.50 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, TINA J Employer name Town of Ira Amount $8,788.10 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KATHY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $8,787.69 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MICHELLINE O Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $8,787.35 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, VERONICA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $8,787.13 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGAS, CATHERINE A Employer name Putnam County Amount $8,787.11 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, TASHA L Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $8,786.70 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ANNA T Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $8,786.53 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIENZA, FRANK T Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $8,786.53 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, JOSE L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $8,786.41 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYAVE, YOLANDA E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,786.32 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, MARY L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,786.00 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLES, BERNADETTE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,786.00 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CLARENCE H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,786.00 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHANNA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $8,785.86 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHELLE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $8,785.56 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MICHELLE Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $8,785.46 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBAND, CATHERINE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,784.77 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKITOWSKI, PATRICIA E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $8,784.74 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROUN, FALLON K Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $8,784.66 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, LOUISE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,784.47 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYTKO, TERESA A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $8,784.41 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFORZA, SAMANTHA Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,784.34 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, DARLEAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $8,784.00 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAD, WILLIAM H Employer name Westchester County Amount $8,784.00 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, MATTHEW J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $8,783.92 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, RENEE M Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $8,783.88 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINZON, MAGDA M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $8,783.38 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, JACQUELINE Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $8,783.38 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONIS, STEPHEN A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $8,782.98 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, PATRICIA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $8,782.91 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEILLE, EDITH P Employer name Minerva CSD Amount $8,782.54 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, JESSICA M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $8,782.43 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENPAS, DAVID W Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $8,782.29 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBLEY, JOHN P Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $8,782.23 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, TINDRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,782.21 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLO-PUKKI, KRISTA J Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $8,782.00 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, DANIELLE M Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $8,781.86 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANFORD, LUCY E Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $8,781.25 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANDA, SUSAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $8,781.09 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, IVONNE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,781.08 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEBUCK, JAMES H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $8,780.88 Date 12/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, ERIN S Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $8,780.55 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, NORA A Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $8,780.46 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWELL, STEVEN C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $8,780.42 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTIMER, YOLANDA M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $8,780.12 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, ANGELA Employer name City of Rye Amount $8,780.00 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, GINA A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $8,780.00 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTAINO, RALPH Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $8,780.00 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, HEIDI F Employer name Akron CSD Amount $8,779.91 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, AURELIA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $8,779.47 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGUI, LINDA A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $8,779.46 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NORLENE C Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $8,779.37 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZE, CAROLYN Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $8,779.33 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, LYDIA H Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $8,779.31 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, TRACEY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $8,779.20 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, YANIRA Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $8,779.12 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $8,779.07 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGER, MICHELLE A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $8,777.59 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, RYAN J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $8,776.98 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, VICTORIA M Employer name Town of Victory Amount $8,776.93 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, DONNA JEAN Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $8,776.63 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System