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 JEROME, JOYSIE Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $6,311.12 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, KAREN A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $6,310.98 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CASSIDY H Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $6,310.49 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMOUR, ANDREW D Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $6,310.44 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, VALERIE L Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $6,310.40 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILIBERTO, MARIA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $6,310.31 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDELE, EUNICE E Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $6,310.15 Date 07/07/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTORO, GLENDA M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $6,309.62 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, KRISTIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,309.50 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELES, JOY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $6,309.35 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONORE, JAMAL M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $6,309.15 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, CHEMNER E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $6,309.06 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIF, KAZI M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $6,308.96 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL P Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $6,308.83 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DINA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $6,308.80 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, LYNNE M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $6,308.76 Date 05/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, GERALD M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $6,308.69 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, RONALD J Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $6,308.12 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAHAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $6,308.11 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNEN, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $6,307.98 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSENKO, EILEEN M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $6,307.98 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, DENNIS L Employer name Town of Independence Amount $6,307.68 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISSLER, LINDA F Employer name Goshen Public Library Amount $6,307.65 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, BRANDON R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $6,307.12 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLARUSSO, JOHN D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $6,306.87 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, BRANDEN A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $6,306.49 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, JEREMY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $6,306.21 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILEN, MARIANNE K Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $6,305.68 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JESSICA G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,305.38 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, JULIE R Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $6,305.11 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JOAN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $6,304.64 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $6,304.64 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TINA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $6,304.62 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, BETSEY A Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $6,304.27 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $6,304.00 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUPO, NICOLE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,304.00 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JENNIFER S Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $6,303.86 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIA, LARRY C Employer name Seneca County Amount $6,303.76 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONEY, ONTEZIA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $6,303.67 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, FRANK L Employer name Rockland County Amount $6,303.57 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, MARY E Employer name Holland CSD Amount $6,303.52 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIT, GARY J Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $6,303.33 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPFEL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $6,303.31 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBADEAU, ALAN W Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $6,303.27 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,303.00 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, STEFAN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $6,302.97 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, SHELLY L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $6,302.89 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOREY, KATELYN M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $6,302.84 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAST, RANDY A Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $6,302.61 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRIDHARAN, SRIVIDYA Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $6,302.55 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, JAMES W Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $6,302.34 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, ERIC R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $6,302.25 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRST, DIANA Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $6,302.16 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, BRITTANY N Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $6,302.15 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERULLA, MATTHEW C Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,302.13 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYSLUPSKI, JENNIFER J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,302.06 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN-MOORE, CASSANDRA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $6,301.63 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CYNTHIA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $6,300.81 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, ASHLEY A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $6,300.65 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $6,300.45 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, STUART R Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $6,300.09 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, NEIL M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $6,300.00 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLOY, MARGARET R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $6,300.00 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, JOSEE J Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $6,300.00 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGG, DARYL E Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $6,300.00 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, JOHN F Employer name Town of Otto Amount $6,300.00 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROFF, JAYNA H Employer name Town of Scio Amount $6,300.00 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, LANCE R Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $6,300.00 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SEAN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $6,300.00 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAINE, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Victory Amount $6,299.68 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEIGH, RAYMOND J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $6,299.66 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSBREE, ADAM M Employer name Wayne County Amount $6,299.39 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCASIO, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $6,298.53 Date 02/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JUSTIN R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $6,297.88 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $6,297.51 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, KENDALL R Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $6,296.96 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, INES Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $6,296.50 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHART, FRANCES E Employer name Cornell University Amount $6,296.45 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDALL, WENDY M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $6,296.42 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLOSI, MICHELLE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $6,296.25 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDIC, CHRISTIAN L Employer name Oneida County Amount $6,296.12 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $6,295.96 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTT, SUZANNE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $6,295.43 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONAN, SHAWN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $6,295.32 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDY, MIRANDA R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $6,295.08 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, ROSE E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $6,294.94 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARY ANNE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $6,294.46 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELL, KELLI J Employer name Town of Murray Amount $6,294.33 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCESCA, SARA J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $6,294.31 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, EARLIE, II Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,294.21 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, DONNA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,294.17 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON GONZALEZ, WIDALYS Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $6,294.16 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZDEK, JUDITH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $6,294.06 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIFSTEIN, ILSE NINOSKA Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $6,294.00 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARADY, BENAY M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $6,293.62 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, LIAM P Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $6,293.50 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEE, TREVOR J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $6,293.49 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MEO, ASHLEY Employer name Education Department Amount $6,293.49 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, DEBORAH J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $6,293.49 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORBINSKI, DAVID C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $6,293.49 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System