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 BENNETT, HELEN J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $6,947.98 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAYA, MIRIAM O Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $6,947.91 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANELLI, JOANNE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $6,947.71 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGGREEN, BRITTANY C Employer name Herkimer County Amount $6,947.52 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXEY, JOSEPH D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $6,947.16 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, DOROTHY M Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $6,947.03 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, JENNIFER M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $6,946.67 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, JESSICA L Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $6,946.50 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $6,946.37 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAIFER, NATACHA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $6,945.75 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAVIA, JOSEPH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $6,945.00 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING HOUSEKEEPER, JEAN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $6,945.00 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOSHUA W Employer name Oswego County Amount $6,945.00 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, DAVID Employer name Town of Schaghticoke Amount $6,945.00 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTHEAD, JAMES W Employer name Town of Schaghticoke Amount $6,945.00 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTYNIUK, SHARON E Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $6,944.91 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, CATHY-JO Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $6,944.91 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, LOIS W Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $6,944.90 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWSON, BETH M Employer name Town of Salina Amount $6,944.72 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERHEYN, SUZANNE Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $6,944.60 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, THERESA M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $6,944.35 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCH, MATTHEW E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,943.73 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RODNEY D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $6,943.25 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASLUN, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Broome Amount $6,943.00 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILHOOLY, DEAN M Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $6,943.00 Date 06/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRIGANDI, DARLENE E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $6,942.89 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCHIS, REBECCA A Employer name Education Department Amount $6,942.73 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, DIANNA M Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $6,942.32 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, MIGUEL A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $6,942.04 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSDOWNE, JEFFREY R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $6,941.66 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENENATI, MICHAEL T Employer name Ulster County Amount $6,941.66 Date 02/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHR, SARAH L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $6,941.45 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, TAMMY M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $6,941.00 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, TAMMY Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $6,940.55 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CARRIE A Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $6,940.50 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KERRIN E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $6,940.29 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTIATO, PATRICIA A Employer name Slate Hill Fire District Amount $6,940.00 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOHN D Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $6,939.87 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANEK, STEPHEN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,939.85 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TIMOTHY M, II Employer name Chemung County Amount $6,939.55 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAGNA, ALESSIO S Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $6,939.30 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DENISE K Employer name Orange County Amount $6,939.28 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, ANITA M Employer name Portville CSD Amount $6,938.96 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUADRI, MORENIKE B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $6,938.90 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAMELA J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $6,938.83 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURA K Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $6,938.77 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Amount $6,938.72 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARK, CASEY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $6,938.54 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLDOW, VALERIE A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $6,938.44 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, RITALYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $6,938.28 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARZ, LAURA C Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $6,938.17 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, STEVEN D Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $6,937.86 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLINGTON, ROLLIN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6,937.54 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $6,937.50 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALFRED J, JR Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $6,937.45 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JEANETTE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,937.29 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $6,937.23 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOL, PAUL M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $6,937.20 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHYN, DAVID F Employer name Warren County Amount $6,937.00 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAR, BEATA J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $6,936.82 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAULICH, SUZANNE H Employer name Schoharie County Amount $6,936.75 Date 06/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, ROSS J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $6,936.59 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDS, RY QUASIA L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $6,936.45 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWHINEY, MEGAN P Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $6,936.32 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, MARTHA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $6,936.30 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KEITH R Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $6,936.25 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDUKUYE, ESTHER O Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $6,936.02 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, DANTE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $6,936.00 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARTHA C Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,935.50 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLEY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $6,935.28 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, GEORGE W Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $6,934.95 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANCEF, VICKI L Employer name Niagara County Amount $6,934.44 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, MARSHALL P Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $6,934.40 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, BENJAMIN A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $6,934.11 Date 03/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATSUTEY, DORIS M Employer name Rockland County Amount $6,934.08 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELMAN, MARIE ELAINA, MRS Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $6,934.02 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLVENBACH, KEVIN W Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $6,933.86 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, ABBI G Employer name Department of State Amount $6,933.75 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.LOUIS, WAKEYTA L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $6,933.72 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, GLEN S Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $6,933.70 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, AYISHA B Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $6,933.57 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Alfred Amount $6,933.54 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTEEN, SUSAN D Employer name Oneida County Amount $6,933.41 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIVERO, LYNN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $6,933.10 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, AMY E Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $6,933.01 Date 02/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, LARRY C Employer name Town of Yorkshire Amount $6,933.00 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERKE, CARL R Employer name Town of Victor Amount $6,932.98 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, KAREN C Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $6,932.97 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, MICHAEL J Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $6,932.95 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, MARY E Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $6,932.92 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $6,932.83 Date 11/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $6,932.82 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ARNAM, BRYAN T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $6,932.74 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRICHS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,932.68 Date 05/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, BRIAN T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $6,932.26 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELDEN, JAY A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $6,932.17 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JARROD R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $6,932.17 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DYLAN T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $6,932.17 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JUSTIN R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $6,932.17 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVIEZZO, FRANCIS M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $6,932.00 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System