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 SMOOT, JAMES R, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $7,161.42 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLEA, MICHELLE R Employer name Oneida County Amount $7,161.33 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JASON R Employer name Monroe County Amount $7,161.14 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZEL, KELLY J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $7,160.96 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, MATTHEW J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $7,160.77 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNOLD, MARY A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $7,160.59 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, MICHELLE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $7,160.58 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, DEBORAH A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $7,160.32 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, COREY R Employer name Allegany County Amount $7,160.00 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURWALD, SUSAN D Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $7,159.97 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARMUSZ, ANDREW L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $7,159.78 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MICHELLE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $7,159.67 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACQUELINE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $7,159.59 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, CRYSTAL Q Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $7,159.39 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN-SAWYER, LEE J Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $7,159.25 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CARRIE L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $7,159.20 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, COLLEEN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $7,159.10 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, MATTHEW T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7,159.08 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGALA, SCOTT T Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $7,158.76 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, THOMAS H Employer name Bohemia Fire District Amount $7,158.72 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITKEWICZ HOWELL, THERESA E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $7,158.40 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GENNARO, DANIELLA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $7,158.38 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTO, LORI L Employer name Clinton County Amount $7,157.87 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, JONATHAN D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $7,157.80 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDON, JONATHAN W Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $7,157.80 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CYNTHIA T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $7,157.72 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETERICH, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Islip Amount $7,157.61 Date 08/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, KEEGAN K Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $7,157.55 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,157.54 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,157.54 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, JARED M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,157.54 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, KOREMA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,157.54 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARDT, MICHAEL D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,157.54 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, NATALEE A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,157.54 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCY, KENNETH J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,157.54 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEDGER, ALEXANDER T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,157.54 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASOLINA, ANDREA J Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $7,156.88 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLETTO, CLAIRE M Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $7,156.79 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCAS, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $7,156.15 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKEL, DAVID E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $7,155.91 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNER-WRIGHT, CLEOPATRA A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $7,154.95 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILSDONK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $7,154.94 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, TIMOTHY M Employer name Franklin County Amount $7,154.33 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULIEU, STEPHANIE A Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $7,154.32 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, TYRONE L, I Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $7,154.26 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINACCI, ANN N Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $7,154.23 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTASIO, ROBERT A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $7,154.02 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NANCY I Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $7,153.94 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, DANIEL C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $7,153.70 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, RICHARD T Employer name Tompkins County Amount $7,153.15 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLES, ANNA R Employer name Tompkins County Amount $7,153.15 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, JAMIE A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $7,153.06 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JAMES C Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $7,152.64 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DANIEL J Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $7,152.50 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, CHRISTINA A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $7,152.44 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KALEENA N Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $7,152.37 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, DAVID J Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $7,152.22 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $7,151.74 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVILLE, WAYNE S Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $7,151.72 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNYSON, STEPHANIE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $7,151.70 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIAM, LINDSEY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $7,151.69 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, WANDA K Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $7,151.67 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, DAVID P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,151.49 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTHOUSE, STEPHANIE D Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $7,151.40 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JILL E Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $7,151.37 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLMAN, JUANA M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $7,151.31 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURMAN, CHERILYN A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $7,151.23 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $7,151.00 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DOREEN M Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $7,150.74 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, JASON S Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $7,150.40 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, HANNAH M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $7,150.00 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, G LAWRENCE Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $7,150.00 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, WILLIAM B Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $7,149.96 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMANN, TERESA Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $7,149.96 Date 10/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTARO, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $7,149.96 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHONKA, NICHOLAS M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $7,149.68 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE, JOYCE E Employer name Medina CSD Amount $7,149.58 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MARY E Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $7,149.57 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAVIA, JACQUELINE S Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $7,149.56 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DAZENE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,149.49 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIECKI, ALEC W Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $7,149.44 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARTON, JENNIFER M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $7,149.19 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABONE, KEM L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $7,149.04 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOAN A Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $7,148.97 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, DEMETRA D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $7,148.82 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDENBERY, ANA C Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $7,148.72 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, CRYSTALLIN M Employer name Village of Menands Amount $7,148.46 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MICHELLE LYNN Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $7,148.41 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $7,148.25 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALO, SUSAN Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $7,148.16 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, STEPHANIE L Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $7,148.11 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKENS, ALTHEA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,147.89 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKERT, HOLLY Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $7,147.88 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPERT, MICAH T Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $7,147.77 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $7,147.50 Date 06/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROME, VICTOR A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $7,146.35 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, SUSANNE D Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $7,146.30 Date 06/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCLEMA, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $7,146.16 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUYCE, VANESSA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $7,146.03 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, THOMAS W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,146.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System