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 COUCH, JENNIFER S Employer name Otsego County Amount $7,659.17 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERO, ROBERT L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $7,658.82 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, SUZANNE M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $7,658.49 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, AISHA Employer name Westchester County Amount $7,658.18 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZ, STEVEN R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $7,657.79 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, SANDRA A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $7,657.61 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KATHERINE G Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $7,657.13 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIACCIO, KAREN Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $7,657.06 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARIENZO, FRANCES A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $7,657.05 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLINGS-MENTIS, TAMMY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $7,657.03 Date 03/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, JUDY A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $7,657.00 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIME, ANDREW T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $7,656.94 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCAGNINO, JEAN A Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $7,656.90 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDRY, JO ANNE M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $7,656.83 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONI, TREVOR J Employer name Pleasant Valley Fire District Amount $7,656.82 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOLWORTHY, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $7,656.62 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, EVELYN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $7,656.52 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, STEVEN J Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $7,656.10 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZEL, DENISE A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $7,656.01 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, MATTHEW T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7,656.00 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFF, BRANDON T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7,656.00 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALHEIRO, STACEY L Employer name Highland CSD Amount $7,655.78 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, ELIZABETH M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $7,655.76 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTERN, STEVEN J Employer name Sayville Fire District Amount $7,655.47 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPALA, JACQUELINE Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $7,655.10 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, PATRICIA R Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $7,654.76 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELUS, BRITTANY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,654.50 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARKAR, RATNA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,654.50 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASOTTI, EMILY Employer name Niagara County Amount $7,654.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYAU, REGINA M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $7,654.47 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKO, LILLI C Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $7,654.42 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TRAVIS R Employer name Monroe County Amount $7,654.22 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, JULISSA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $7,654.07 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SHARON Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $7,653.99 Date 04/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METOTT, JESSICA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $7,653.35 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSO, VINCENT Employer name Nassau County Amount $7,653.31 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, KEVIN Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $7,653.25 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ADRIAN K Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,653.14 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, TARA P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,653.14 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIFENBERGER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $7,653.10 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDICK, ANDREW A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $7,652.28 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, ADDERLEE B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $7,652.08 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATELLA, LAUREN M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $7,652.08 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIDLER, JAMES R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,651.88 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, JACQUELINE R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $7,651.68 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACAMPORA, SYNDI R Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $7,651.67 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, FREDERICK J Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $7,651.51 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $7,651.36 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, ALECHIA E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $7,651.08 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, AWA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $7,651.08 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, JUSTIN G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $7,651.08 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARISA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $7,651.08 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIPLE, ELIZABETH M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $7,651.08 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MAI C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $7,651.08 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVER, CAROLINE I Employer name Office of General Services Amount $7,651.07 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRPO, BALDWIN R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $7,650.88 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALKAM, LAURA B Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $7,650.87 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENNEAU, LAUREN M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $7,650.82 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKER, JEFFREY A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $7,650.39 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KELLEY V Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $7,650.28 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MDURVWA, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $7,650.20 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJRA, AJEET Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $7,650.20 Date 01/23/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, ELIZABETH S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $7,650.01 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $7,650.00 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABAT, CATHY E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $7,650.00 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLETA, JOSEPH A Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $7,650.00 Date 04/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEBELKORN, SHEILA M Employer name Town of Leon Amount $7,650.00 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUZON, RODRIGUE J Employer name Town of Westville Amount $7,650.00 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYSER, LISA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $7,649.83 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENDON, JAMES L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $7,649.81 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, BROOKE C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,649.71 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ASHLEY M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $7,649.09 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KEITH D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $7,648.92 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, KRISTIE L Employer name Otsego County Amount $7,648.90 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, MATTHEW D Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $7,648.77 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MICHELLE LW Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $7,648.60 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSON, ASHLEY N Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $7,648.47 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $7,648.47 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, RENEE L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $7,647.69 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, MICHAEL H Employer name Rockland County Amount $7,647.60 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, GARY W Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $7,647.50 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KENNETH M Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $7,647.50 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTING, TODD M Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $7,647.50 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLO, PAMELA J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $7,647.41 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ARTHUR L Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $7,647.03 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, AMY M Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $7,646.74 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TURSI, GUY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $7,646.20 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, MARIANN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $7,646.12 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMBS, ASHAKII K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $7,645.84 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, MICHELLE T Employer name Erie County Amount $7,645.76 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, KATHLEEN M Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $7,645.08 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, BONNIE A Employer name North Greenbush Public Library Amount $7,644.97 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ALEXIS M Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $7,644.82 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, LINDSEY M Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $7,644.75 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, KIMBERLY Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $7,644.72 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $7,644.72 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARTA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $7,644.64 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUKALA, STACY Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $7,644.19 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINI, JOHN V Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $7,644.19 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDLER, BARBARA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $7,644.16 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System