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 WOODS, TIFFANY A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $6,605.30 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITNER, LORI A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $6,605.21 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, BINDU Employer name Rockland County Amount $6,605.19 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRAKIS, NICOLE V Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $6,605.02 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRANDON W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $6,604.88 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VALERIE A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $6,604.85 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL S Employer name Madison County Amount $6,604.65 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACEK, SARA E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $6,604.51 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZANI, CATHERINE M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $6,604.38 Date 02/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, NATHAN J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $6,604.10 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, RHONDA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $6,604.07 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILANDICS, CAROL A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $6,603.94 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLI, CHERYL A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $6,603.75 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, WILSIE Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $6,603.74 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISER, SUZANNE P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $6,603.62 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, EVE N Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $6,603.46 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTON, JOHN B, JR Employer name Town of Otsego Amount $6,603.23 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZEAGWUNA, TOCHUKWU C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $6,602.81 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TAD E Employer name Steuben County Amount $6,602.19 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAZUERSKY, MICHAEL D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $6,601.85 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTZER, GRACE M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $6,601.76 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEXLER, MARK S Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $6,601.74 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, SYLVIA M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $6,601.53 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVIN, MARILYN K Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $6,601.35 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, KEVIN A Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $6,601.30 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JEREMY M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $6,601.28 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANULS, JOSEPH R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,601.11 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, JOHN B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $6,601.00 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, JOHN C, JR Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $6,601.00 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHANDRA E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $6,600.88 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETLER, BARBARA J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $6,600.61 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASO, MARGARET R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $6,600.20 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGMAN, ARLENE Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $6,600.00 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, JOHN W Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $6,600.00 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGNONI, PAULINE R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,600.00 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $6,600.00 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, SEAN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $6,600.00 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, PETER Employer name Town of Islip Amount $6,600.00 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Orwell Amount $6,600.00 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $6,600.00 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORMEY, NATHAN B Employer name Yates County Amount $6,600.00 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, JOSEPH A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $6,599.75 Date 03/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, VANESSA A Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $6,599.72 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, MICHAEL R Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $6,599.40 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, CATHERINE D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $6,599.25 Date 05/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, JOANBEL E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $6,599.24 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMAN, KOLLEEN R Employer name Town of Conesus Amount $6,599.24 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATEK, AMANDA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $6,598.97 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENATORE, LAURA Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $6,598.93 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUMAIN-JADOONANAN, RENEE M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $6,598.80 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, ANGELO M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $6,598.66 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO, LINDSAY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $6,598.64 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOTTE, CHERYL M Employer name Albany County Amount $6,598.54 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, RAYMOND J Employer name Albany County Amount $6,598.35 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $6,598.00 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, ALEX J R Employer name Livingston County Amount $6,597.92 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREYS, HEATHER M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $6,597.50 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPO, EGLANTINA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,597.45 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, VALSAMMA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $6,597.19 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, LISA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $6,597.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, MARIE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,596.60 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, PETER S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,596.07 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, NICOLE L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $6,595.93 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, MARY E Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $6,595.60 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JOYANN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $6,595.48 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, LINDA J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $6,595.21 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, SHANE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $6,594.58 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLER, KYLE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $6,594.58 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALL, MICHAEL D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $6,594.48 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, CRAIG D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $6,594.04 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARY KATHLEEN Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $6,593.72 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, BRIANNA D Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $6,593.59 Date 09/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSCHREIDER, JAMES Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,593.26 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ANNE MARIE Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $6,593.26 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, TIFFANY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $6,593.07 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLDRIDGE, DANIELLE E Employer name Cortland County Amount $6,593.01 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $6,592.53 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, COLLEEN M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $6,592.32 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, TRISHA L Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $6,592.00 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, ROBERT T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $6,592.00 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, PAUL F Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,591.82 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLEIN, CARRIE J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $6,591.40 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, NIARA N Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $6,590.19 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, MARY A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $6,590.02 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-HAMEED, IHSAAN Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $6,589.90 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $6,589.88 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LISA C Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $6,589.75 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, KIM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,589.71 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, KAREN Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $6,589.41 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWES, DAISYLENE QUINTO Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $6,589.05 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOCA, IDA M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $6,588.44 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, DIANE L Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $6,588.19 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCI, NICOLE E Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $6,588.00 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLEROAD, MEAGAN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $6,587.94 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LARISSA T Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $6,587.88 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYER, JILL M Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $6,587.88 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHANG, SAVANNAH M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $6,587.80 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOSHUA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $6,587.73 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMIN, DIANE L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $6,587.70 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, LAURYN J Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $6,587.66 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System