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 PALASZYNSKI, DONNA L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $8,776.51 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, KIMBERLY B Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $8,776.24 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, JANE P Employer name Erie County Amount $8,775.98 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENCARNACION, MICHELE P Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,775.88 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR-MAGID, AMBER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,775.79 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, MARYLYNE Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $8,775.27 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACK, DEBBIE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $8,775.20 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLL, JENNIFER Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $8,775.03 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYDOR, STEPHEN C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $8,774.50 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, CRAIG V Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $8,774.48 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, JERMAINE T Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $8,774.03 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, KAREN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $8,774.00 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, DANIEL G Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $8,773.86 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JONATHAN R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $8,773.85 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LISA M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $8,773.32 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DANIEL P Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $8,772.98 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDO, JAY A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $8,772.93 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARABINO, RICKY R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $8,772.92 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLFO, MONICA B Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $8,772.91 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, FRANCINE Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $8,772.40 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE FRITH, JOANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $8,772.11 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLISANI, JULIE Employer name Town of Caledonia Amount $8,771.69 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MARY BETH Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $8,771.49 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, FLORENCE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $8,771.49 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHWANDA, JOHNNA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $8,770.62 Date 10/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MENAMIN, EMILY A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $8,770.40 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSA, JULIA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $8,770.18 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAREN, CRAIG A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $8,769.81 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABUJO, INGRID Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,769.65 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHALIKA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $8,769.60 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ALFA L Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $8,769.59 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, HAILEY G Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $8,769.49 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ANDREW N Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $8,769.27 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, ELSA I Employer name Town of Delhi Amount $8,769.24 Date 06/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARES, RUTH N Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $8,769.22 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MAGGIE Employer name Rochester-Genesee Trans Auth Amount $8,769.21 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, MICHELLE L Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $8,769.20 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHARET, DAVID A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $8,768.72 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, ASHLEY L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $8,768.71 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, MICHELLE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,768.69 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNERA, JAMES R, JR Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $8,768.30 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, JUANITA F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $8,768.25 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOANNE M Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $8,768.00 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZELATKA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $8,768.00 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KERRY A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $8,767.95 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGSTEIN, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $8,767.90 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKS, ETHEL MINYKA Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $8,767.77 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONSIGNORE, DONNA M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $8,767.43 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOTO, ALLISON M Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $8,767.10 Date 04/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, JESSICA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $8,766.84 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, GARRETT M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $8,766.60 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWINS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Broome County Amount $8,766.57 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $8,766.36 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUSSO, LISAMARIE Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $8,766.35 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGO, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $8,766.00 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, ANGELA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,765.63 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASMUS, CURTIS H Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $8,765.55 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIBEE, LARRY M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $8,765.44 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIOLI, DIANA L Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $8,765.40 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, MICHELLE E Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $8,765.29 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, STEFANIE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $8,765.00 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, CINDY Employer name Town of Andover Amount $8,764.98 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHORF, REBECCA L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $8,764.87 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JOHN B Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $8,764.86 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBHOLZ, PAMELA K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,764.70 Date 07/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYTCH-FIATO, DIANA C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $8,764.66 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDA, VINCENZA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $8,764.59 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARABELL, MARTHA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $8,764.16 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,763.93 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILLIE, CASANDRA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $8,763.75 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTURATI, DONNA M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $8,763.04 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PAMELA Y Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,763.00 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRICE, KYLE A Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $8,762.82 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESTER, NICOLE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,762.70 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, HEATHER A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $8,762.66 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KENNETH L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $8,762.51 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, KEITH R Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $8,762.28 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGELSON, LOREN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,762.23 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLK, ANNETTE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,762.14 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, NIKKI R Employer name Town of Oswego Amount $8,761.92 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURGEL, JOEL L Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $8,761.81 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, GERARD P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,761.80 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPURLING, KATHRYN M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $8,761.36 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $8,761.32 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $8,761.32 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, MICHAEL Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $8,761.08 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MARISA C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $8,760.83 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCCI, HOLLY T Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $8,760.48 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAENTZLER, REGINA M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $8,760.12 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC M Employer name Madison County Amount $8,760.00 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAHN, FREDERIC S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $8,760.00 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARCASIA, LYS A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $8,759.99 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, BONNIE K Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $8,759.77 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAWADA, SEAN T Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $8,759.52 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, COURTNEY L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $8,759.36 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENGU, ELZA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $8,759.16 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOTT, EMILY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $8,759.06 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITSON, BRADLEY J Employer name Potsdam Public Library Amount $8,759.00 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAHUE, DAVID H Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $8,758.81 Date 02/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $8,758.70 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System