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 WOJCIECHOWSKI, BETHANY S Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $7,078.47 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, ROBERT E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $7,078.39 Date 11/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, LUCAS J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $7,078.25 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, BETTY D Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $7,078.08 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, MAXINE Employer name Wayne Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $7,077.73 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, BRENDA L Employer name Candor CSD Amount $7,077.09 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, HAYDEN P Employer name Town of Union Amount $7,076.99 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, GREGORY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $7,076.92 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, JESSICA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,076.79 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULINO, CHRISTINA J Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $7,076.25 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEITGEY, SOPHIA M Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $7,076.10 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, KRISTIN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $7,075.93 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, SHEILA A Employer name Erie County Amount $7,075.39 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKETT, DENISE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $7,075.28 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KAREN S Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $7,075.25 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, DENNIS M Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $7,075.23 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARION E Employer name Ulster County Amount $7,075.14 Date 09/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANNARD, LLOYD H, JR Employer name Town of Wright Amount $7,075.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, SHERRE L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $7,074.93 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANEUDY J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $7,074.88 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KIMBERLY C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $7,074.86 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ELIZABETH E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $7,074.81 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, RACHEL Employer name Oneida County Amount $7,074.75 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MARGARET D Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $7,074.57 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $7,074.55 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANELLO, GIACOMA Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $7,074.52 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECH, LORI M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $7,074.29 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTINGS, ANGELA M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $7,073.87 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, AMANDA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $7,073.67 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARUNDEL, WILLIAM A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $7,073.43 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, AMY J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $7,073.21 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHAYLA C Employer name Education Department Amount $7,073.16 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, ELIZABETH Employer name Education Department Amount $7,073.16 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARK, CHRYSTAL A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $7,073.16 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYSTORIAK, SANDRA L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $7,072.86 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ERICA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $7,072.65 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, COLIN W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $7,072.30 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBEITER, MATHIAS J Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $7,072.25 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNGARDT, LISA A Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $7,072.00 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGLER, MARIA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,071.68 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUJUS, RACHEL J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $7,071.60 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, CHELSEA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,071.32 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLICA, DANIELLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $7,071.32 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, THOMAS P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $7,071.16 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, DARLENE M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $7,071.06 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, AARON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $7,070.93 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIACEK, DAWN C Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $7,070.88 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINKO, MARILYN D Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $7,070.45 Date 03/09/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, DAVID P Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $7,069.93 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, WILLARD Employer name Town of Chatham Amount $7,069.92 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SHAWNA C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $7,069.74 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, PETROLIA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $7,069.60 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, MARTIN C Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $7,069.36 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCIVENGO, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $7,069.21 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPUNEK, KRISTEN E Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $7,068.75 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, KELLIE S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $7,068.32 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $7,068.12 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGOS, RAY J Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $7,067.95 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIDLO, SAMUEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,067.68 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTEL, LAURA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,067.67 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $7,067.04 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, MARGARET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $7,066.89 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, JENNIFER L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $7,066.51 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, DOMINICK J Employer name Village of Yorkville Amount $7,066.50 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEMETI, RUSSELL B, JR Employer name Village of Jordan Amount $7,066.44 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, NATASHA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $7,066.37 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARMUSZ, ASHTIN L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $7,065.69 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, LAURA C Employer name Town of White Creek Amount $7,065.38 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, ANDREW R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $7,065.32 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DENISE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $7,065.27 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TINA M Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $7,064.98 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRASA, MICHELE C Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $7,064.58 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, WILLIAM P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $7,064.54 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ESTHER C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $7,064.49 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOR, SETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7,064.40 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KISSICK, SOPHIA H Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $7,064.40 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, DANIEL P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $7,063.99 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, DONNA L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $7,063.94 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSANYA, EUNICE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $7,063.73 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RYNE R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $7,063.65 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, JAMIESON Employer name Town of Nassau Amount $7,063.60 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $7,063.22 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITE, DUSTIN J Employer name Town of Camden Amount $7,062.90 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, DOMINICK J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $7,062.84 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, RONALDO H Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $7,062.82 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MYRIS THOMPSON Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $7,062.79 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVINUS, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $7,062.50 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, JAMES W Employer name Town of Scio Amount $7,062.48 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, PAULA M Employer name Town of Scio Amount $7,062.48 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, CHRISTINE Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $7,062.48 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADA, MICHELE L Employer name Erie County Amount $7,062.26 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD-PEPKIN, GERALYN A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $7,061.93 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PAUL N, II Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $7,061.71 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, LISA E Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $7,061.65 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, ERIN M Employer name Sayville Library Amount $7,061.09 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMYOT, SEAN T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,060.97 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODY, LISA A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $7,060.92 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHEEL, ANDLEEB A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $7,060.72 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATECOLA, DARLENE A Employer name Town of Frankfort Amount $7,060.65 Date 01/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Frankfort Amount $7,060.65 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System