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 WRIGHT-EVELYN, TASHANA S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $8,145.72 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, KATHRYN M Employer name Erie County Amount $8,145.35 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, LISHA M Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $8,145.25 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNSTEIN, SHARI Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $8,145.24 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISTONE, LYNN A Employer name Orange County Amount $8,145.00 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DARIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $8,145.00 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARAGUNA, JOSEPH C Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $8,145.00 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, SHANNON N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,144.92 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRONE, DIANE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $8,144.85 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $8,144.64 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCHAL, HEATHER A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $8,144.54 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KAREN L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $8,144.53 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARQUIS B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,144.15 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, MATTHEW J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $8,144.10 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, THERESA A Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $8,143.96 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, EILEEN L Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $8,143.77 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, DONNA E Employer name Broome County Amount $8,143.68 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, GINA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $8,143.55 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $8,143.51 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUENBERG, SUZANNE M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $8,143.29 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELI, LINDA J Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $8,143.24 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,143.20 Date 01/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $8,143.03 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEDO, JULIE A Employer name Town of Eden Amount $8,142.04 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBA, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $8,141.89 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYLO, LISA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $8,141.61 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, TERRA L Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $8,141.46 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTON, JOSEFA A Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $8,141.39 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLIE, TAMMY L Employer name Orange County Amount $8,141.18 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, GREGORY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $8,141.15 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ADRIAN J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $8,140.31 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $8,140.25 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CHADD D Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $8,140.00 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DOREEN A Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $8,139.97 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHELSEY Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $8,139.93 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, ARRIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $8,139.75 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZA, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of Depew Amount $8,139.69 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, TAMMY J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $8,139.60 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTIE, BRANDON L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $8,139.60 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, JEANNIE R Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $8,139.60 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, LINDA K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $8,139.45 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KAREN L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $8,139.35 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KATHERINE C Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $8,139.35 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, JOHN C Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $8,139.32 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLAAT, DANIEL J Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $8,139.26 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACIERNO, GIOVANNA M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $8,139.18 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, MEGHAN L Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $8,138.85 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAGE, SHARI M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $8,138.72 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONAU, GREGORY T Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $8,138.64 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRAMUSA, MARY JO Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $8,138.35 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, SKY B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,138.24 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERIO, MARIA Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $8,137.83 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANASIK, TERESA M Employer name Erie County Amount $8,137.50 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, NATALIE N Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $8,137.36 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, STEVEN W Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $8,137.36 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERTO, KRISTINE Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,137.19 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALTENCO, ALEJANDRO Employer name Orange County Amount $8,137.00 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALL, JOHN R, SR Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $8,136.96 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH R Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $8,136.93 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-FADER, DENISE M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $8,136.89 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLESANO, TERRY C Employer name Village of Lewiston Amount $8,136.14 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA LISA, ANNMARIE Employer name Somers CSD Amount $8,136.13 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DEBRA M Employer name Homer CSD Amount $8,136.06 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANUSZCZAK, PETER D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,135.80 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLIOT, KEVIN D Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $8,135.18 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFLEUR, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $8,135.04 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPULA, BARBARA C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $8,134.83 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $8,134.79 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDEL, CAROL E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $8,134.69 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, ERIC C Employer name Madison County Amount $8,134.60 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALAMANDRE, BERNARDO Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $8,134.60 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINTON, KEITH L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,134.57 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE-BARNES, TABITHA Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $8,134.50 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARANCE, WILLIAM J, II Employer name Jefferson County Amount $8,134.41 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARI, LEAH M Employer name Erie County Amount $8,134.38 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, PATRICK A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,134.35 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMON, YONTINA S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $8,134.00 Date 06/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDER, CHANELLE M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $8,134.00 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, KEVIN E Employer name City of Albany Amount $8,133.81 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLA, SUSAN A Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $8,133.77 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES-JONES, JANINE A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $8,133.48 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERGAST, JANEEN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $8,133.31 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEGER, DANA M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $8,133.30 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRIANNA K Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $8,133.04 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTS, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Georgetown Amount $8,133.00 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERSON, LYNDA R Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $8,132.96 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKA, ALICJA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $8,132.86 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, KEVIN W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $8,132.51 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, MARIA Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $8,132.26 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, CANDICE E Employer name Broome County Amount $8,132.04 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOHN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $8,131.92 Date 01/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, COREY M Employer name Village of Central Square Amount $8,131.89 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OREE, MARY E Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $8,131.63 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARLEY, GREG E Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $8,131.62 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIDL, PETER M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $8,131.60 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABASHI, DRITA Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $8,131.46 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, SHERRY L Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $8,131.36 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SCALA, MELANIE S Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $8,131.20 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, EDWIN O Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $8,130.60 Date 06/29/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSEY, SAMANTHA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $8,130.16 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System