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 THOMPSON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Orange County Amount $6,331.99 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, DAVID C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $6,331.91 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, ERICA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6,331.58 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, DAKOTA Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $6,331.49 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, CAROL Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $6,331.00 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTERA, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $6,330.89 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, KAILA E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $6,330.82 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTAS, CARRIE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $6,330.79 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTIA, MARILYN G Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $6,330.78 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGLE, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $6,330.69 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEWIEROSKI, GREGORY J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $6,330.00 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDIGE, BRUCE A Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $6,329.69 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, ELENA M Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $6,329.18 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, SARAH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $6,328.83 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, SERITA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $6,328.74 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEY, DAWN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $6,328.26 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOAT, HOPE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $6,327.86 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, MUBASHAR Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $6,327.51 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOOK, ANDREW J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $6,326.46 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGWARE, JAMES E, III Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $6,326.40 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, EMILY A Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $6,326.38 Date 07/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVICCHIO, SAMUEL T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $6,326.29 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGHTON, HAROLD F Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $6,326.25 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RICHARD M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $6,326.15 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN-LOPEZ, RAUL A Employer name Columbia County Amount $6,326.00 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, SHIRLEY Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $6,325.94 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIL, RENE'E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $6,325.58 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, KADIJAH Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $6,325.56 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, KIMBERLY M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $6,325.48 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN-FERGUSON, JANNESCIA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $6,325.48 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, ANNE M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $6,325.44 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, BERNADETTE T Employer name Orange County Amount $6,325.35 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAKOS, MARIA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,324.10 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIEPY, JAMES M Employer name Washington County Amount $6,324.07 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, THERESA E Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $6,324.04 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, DOLORES Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $6,324.02 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMADUE, MARK P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $6,323.71 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, ANNE E Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $6,323.26 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKENMEYER, WILLIAM A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $6,323.20 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALBERT, JENNA C Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $6,323.08 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGON, JEREMY A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $6,322.90 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, ISAAC W Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $6,322.76 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBLOCH, ZACHARY J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $6,322.74 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOSEO, LORRAINE G Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $6,322.70 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAREST, ALISON Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $6,322.70 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGIEWICZ, AMANDA C Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $6,322.70 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEFLIER, SASHA K Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $6,322.70 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANCEWICZ, KATHLEEN M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $6,322.38 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE-MC FADDEN, JAMIEE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $6,322.09 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, AMY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $6,321.92 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMEULEN, KRISTINA M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $6,321.87 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, STEVEN E Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $6,321.51 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $6,321.18 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $6,321.16 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, CYNTHIA L Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $6,321.15 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCER, JABAR V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,320.44 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, KEVIN P Employer name Riverhead Fire District Amount $6,320.41 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, LINDA S Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $6,319.98 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TAMMY R Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $6,319.00 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRICH, CLAUDINE O Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $6,318.94 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMM, JOYCE A Employer name Attica CSD Amount $6,318.58 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, MARIBETH A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $6,318.18 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, SAMANTHA J Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $6,318.01 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, TERESA R Employer name City of Elmira Amount $6,317.88 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT CHOQUETTE, CARRIE A Employer name Town of Andes Amount $6,317.84 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, MELODY A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $6,317.50 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEOGHEGAN, GERALD Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $6,317.34 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, HELEN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $6,317.16 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACARUSO, JANE E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,316.75 Date 06/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JODI M Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $6,316.57 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUDIM, SANDRA A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $6,316.01 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, SUSANNE R Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $6,315.86 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSA, JONATHAN E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $6,315.51 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DWAN V Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $6,315.40 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINIZIO, JAMES M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $6,315.37 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERPIEC, ALECK J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $6,315.16 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ALBERT I, JR Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $6,315.07 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALBA N Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $6,314.88 Date 11/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOROTASH, SVITLANA Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $6,314.72 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGRESITS, ALEXANDER M Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $6,314.58 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEBEN, JENNIFER L Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $6,314.51 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, KRISTOPHER E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $6,314.46 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RANDALL T Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $6,314.25 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIERI, ALEXANDRA L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $6,314.08 Date 05/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, BRADLY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $6,313.95 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, SHANNON P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,313.77 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMINGER, TRUDY R Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $6,313.63 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICOLE L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $6,313.61 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, JIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $6,313.25 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, EBONY A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $6,313.16 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JONATHAN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $6,313.15 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, ANGELA Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $6,313.10 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHOMYSHYN, VASYL Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $6,313.10 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRETTA, PHILIP J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $6,313.10 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVA, BRANDON A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $6,312.45 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, FRANK H Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $6,312.38 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITROFF, DANIEL H Employer name Erie County Amount $6,312.04 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILGUS, JANELLE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $6,311.67 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, RICHARD P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $6,311.66 Date 07/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, CHAD E Employer name Town of Durham Amount $6,311.20 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System