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 SCHARETT, KAREN L Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $6,364.80 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, DANIELLE M Employer name East Quogue Fire District Amount $6,364.40 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LATOYA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,364.19 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, MARY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,364.17 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHE-SAYERS, SCOTT M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $6,363.58 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLURA, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $6,363.40 Date 02/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIERI, JEAN M Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $6,363.27 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILACO, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,363.01 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, CHRIS W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,362.72 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLINGBECK, COLLEEN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $6,362.67 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, SHARON M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $6,362.59 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEOME, JAMES L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $6,362.52 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLES, RICHARD Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $6,362.50 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, FRANKLIN, JR Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $6,362.50 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO JACOBS, JANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,362.47 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, COLIN P Employer name Orange County Amount $6,362.41 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGARTEN, MELISSA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $6,362.40 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, STEPHANIE G Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $6,361.97 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICIGNANO, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $6,361.68 Date 11/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARDI, RHONDA J Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $6,361.67 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, PUSHPA Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $6,361.50 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LIZA M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $6,361.42 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMPA, KAREN Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $6,361.09 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, CHANTAL M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $6,360.31 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, EILEEN M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $6,360.00 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CHESNEY, MEGAN S Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $6,360.00 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIOLO, ROBERT A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,360.00 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $6,359.75 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLIN, ANTHONY L Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $6,359.54 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, ROBIN R Employer name Town of Somerset Amount $6,359.30 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, PAMELA L Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $6,358.81 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARIANNE M Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $6,358.76 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDERS, CULLEN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,358.70 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHENHEIM, KAREN S Employer name Education Department Amount $6,358.65 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, RYAN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $6,358.64 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HEATHER R Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $6,358.60 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $6,358.32 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, EDWARD G Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $6,358.27 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRIO, JONATHAN T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $6,358.00 Date 04/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LITTLE, DALE E Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $6,357.50 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, TERRY F Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $6,357.50 Date 04/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBYSHIRE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $6,357.42 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, LISA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $6,356.94 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHMANN, STACIE L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $6,356.88 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARABLE, VALERIE S Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $6,356.82 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, BEVERLY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,356.72 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIES, ALEX J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $6,356.51 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,356.49 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, REBECCA J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $6,356.35 Date 08/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNITZER, AMY L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $6,356.28 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KATHLEEN E Employer name Homer CSD Amount $6,356.07 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GSCHWIND, DANIEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $6,356.07 Date 06/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, ANGELINE B Employer name Town of Willsboro Amount $6,355.86 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, SHERRY K Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $6,355.63 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUYT, RYAN T Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $6,355.62 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Town of Rushford Amount $6,355.01 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELECHATY, JILLIAN D Employer name Town of Evans Amount $6,354.95 Date 11/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ERIC W Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $6,354.66 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGERTY, REBECCA L Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $6,354.45 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERN, DENICE H Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $6,354.40 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, MAUREEN T Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $6,354.35 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULKLEY, SCOTT L Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $6,354.30 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSCHKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $6,354.26 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYED, ZULFIQAR A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,354.23 Date 03/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, THOMAS A Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $6,354.17 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTZLER, JASON Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $6,354.04 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN M Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $6,354.00 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, KEISHA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,353.98 Date 09/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, AURORA P Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $6,353.85 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANKAU, KRYSTAL M Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $6,353.51 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JAMES G Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $6,353.27 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DAWN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $6,353.03 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETLER, DEBRA J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $6,352.99 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARD, KRISTEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $6,352.63 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, KRISTIN A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $6,352.60 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIDA, TRAVIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,352.50 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANESHWAR, SHELIA S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $6,351.80 Date 09/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTON, ROBERT F, III Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,351.76 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURO, ADAM D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $6,351.73 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, DONNA M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $6,351.26 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK R Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $6,351.18 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, MELISSA Employer name Niagara County Amount $6,350.63 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYEA, VANESSA A Employer name Town of East Bloomfield Amount $6,350.54 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, AUSTIN J Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $6,350.13 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYCYK, MARK S Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $6,350.04 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATHEARN, CHERYL Employer name Town of Middlebury Amount $6,350.00 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, PETER M Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $6,350.00 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIROLDO, ASHLEY M Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $6,349.43 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of North Collins Amount $6,349.29 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SHANNON L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $6,348.82 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, BRUCE H Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $6,348.76 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDLACH, ANDREA C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $6,348.53 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DIANA O Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $6,348.03 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HEATHER A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $6,347.98 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, LEONARD A, JR Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,347.66 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $6,347.38 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSCI, MELISSA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $6,347.15 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRIN, SAMDER Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $6,346.96 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, THOMAS M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $6,346.91 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, CAROLYN E Employer name Broome County Amount $6,346.75 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System