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 ZUKOWSKI, PAUL M Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $7,482.63 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUZER, ERICA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $7,482.19 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HELEN M Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $7,481.84 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCH, SHANNON M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $7,481.79 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRKLER, TERESA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $7,481.26 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $7,481.13 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHAN E Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $7,480.50 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACK, JENNIFER L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $7,480.30 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARKUS M Employer name Niagara County Amount $7,480.20 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMITESE, TYLER Z Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $7,480.17 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRNAD, KATHERINE A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $7,480.00 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, NICOLE L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $7,479.97 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESEL, PENNY L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $7,479.93 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, MICHELLE L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $7,479.92 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLIN, MICHAEL G Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $7,479.77 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, ANTHONY J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $7,479.63 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BAAREN, MICHAEL J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $7,479.54 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JOSEPH H Employer name City of Elmira Amount $7,479.10 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONERA, JACOB E Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $7,479.00 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL P Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $7,478.86 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, CORINTHIUS Employer name Monroe County Amount $7,478.78 Date 11/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRANI, HARRY, JR Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $7,478.62 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAR, MARCIA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $7,478.61 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, JASON T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $7,478.43 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, DANEDRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $7,478.30 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELOU, SUSAN Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $7,478.24 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES, CANDICIA S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $7,477.61 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTUSO, RALPH M Employer name Town of Caroga Amount $7,477.26 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRON, LEE A Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $7,477.11 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLERCK, MARY V Employer name Albion CSD Amount $7,477.05 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, LAWRENCE A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $7,477.00 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, DAVID A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $7,476.78 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, DANIEL P Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $7,476.67 Date 03/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENOSKI, DAWN M Employer name Town of Schroeppel Amount $7,476.48 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUVA, JO ANNE M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $7,476.40 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MARTY J Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $7,476.40 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, MICHAEL G Employer name Nassau County Amount $7,476.26 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALBIS, DOREEN Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $7,476.13 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ANNA M Employer name Albany County Amount $7,476.04 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONONOV, YEVGENIY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $7,476.01 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLINN, LARRY D Employer name Candor CSD Amount $7,476.00 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPPEL, HEATHER M Employer name Education Department Amount $7,475.90 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINO, KELLY J Employer name Akron CSD Amount $7,475.22 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELLEN M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $7,475.19 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDY, MERILOU Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $7,475.12 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $7,475.00 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUR, HAO-YUN Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $7,474.71 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHEY, CHERYL A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $7,474.42 Date 09/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Evans Amount $7,474.20 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBERG, MARVIN N Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $7,474.05 Date 06/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, RUSSELL R Employer name Oneida County Amount $7,474.02 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ESSENDELFT, BREANNA L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $7,473.66 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADOLSKE, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $7,473.41 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTI, SARAH D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $7,473.37 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSINGHAM, ASHLEY M Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $7,473.12 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, BARBARA J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $7,473.08 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, TRACI L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $7,473.06 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGRAND, ALYSSA I Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $7,473.04 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, JOHN J, JR Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $7,473.04 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, SUSAN L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $7,472.69 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, JEFFREY D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,472.63 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANO-SCHARA, JOSEPH L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,472.63 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPANI, WILLIAM J Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $7,472.01 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURG, JOANNA L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $7,471.99 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, HOPE Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $7,471.78 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DANIEL E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $7,471.36 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNA, CARLA J Employer name Albany County Amount $7,471.25 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCHI, DARCY L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $7,471.16 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MATTHEW A Employer name Village of Pulaski Amount $7,471.00 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARREN, MAHKIA N Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $7,470.76 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYER, DENISE Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $7,470.75 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, KENNETH G, III Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $7,470.62 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, YANG G Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $7,470.02 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCH, MICHAEL J Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $7,470.00 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLOR, MARY LEE Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $7,469.92 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERA, PABLO X Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,469.88 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ANA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $7,469.45 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, COURTNEY A Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $7,469.37 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, TAMMY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $7,469.25 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIAS, VERONICA F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $7,469.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLEWSKI, SUSANNE Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $7,468.89 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEINER, BARBARA E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $7,468.56 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, TERENCE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $7,468.55 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, CATHLEEN A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $7,468.53 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,468.53 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, DEBORAH S Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $7,468.50 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, SHEILA E Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $7,468.38 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Greene CSD Amount $7,468.30 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIPER, KAREN A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $7,468.25 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, SUSAN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $7,468.22 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, HEIDI M Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $7,468.03 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, PATRICE Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $7,467.98 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAINE, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Mentz Amount $7,467.96 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARIA, RICHARD G Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $7,467.60 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFEY, CAROL A Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $7,467.47 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, ALICE L Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $7,467.26 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMUNNO, PAUL J, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $7,466.45 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURLEY, SHEILA Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $7,466.21 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEK, WILLIAM B, JR Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $7,465.68 Date 01/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, CANDACE M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $7,465.37 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System