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 YEAGER, HILARY F Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $6,179.60 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, SHERRIE L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $6,179.59 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLYLER, HEATHER S Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $6,179.42 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATY, SARA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $6,178.90 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSS, JEFFREY D Employer name Madison County Amount $6,178.46 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARRETA, JAZMINE A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $6,178.34 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENER, NANCY Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $6,178.12 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JAMES A Employer name Broome County Amount $6,177.62 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHAN, MARY T Employer name Oswego County Amount $6,177.57 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, LYSSET Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $6,177.50 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSTONE, BARBARA A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $6,177.28 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRENTE, ANTHONY G Employer name Afton CSD Amount $6,177.04 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOMACSKO, CECILIA P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $6,176.42 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, EBONY P Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $6,176.28 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJWA, NAZISH L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $6,175.69 Date 01/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, MARY JANE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $6,175.52 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, LISA M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $6,175.51 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, DEBORAH N Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $6,175.50 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPRIORE, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Macedon Amount $6,175.50 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $6,175.33 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, LAURIE Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $6,175.15 Date 07/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPANI, ROSS A Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $6,175.00 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, DYLAN Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $6,174.97 Date 05/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANN, ANTHONY I Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $6,174.85 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMVILLE, STANLEY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $6,174.70 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIBLE, MATTHEW W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $6,174.52 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMANA, ARMANDO A Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $6,174.42 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,174.32 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BRIANNA N Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,174.00 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGG, TARA Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $6,173.79 Date 06/22/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFORD, MEGAN C Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,173.76 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHANI, ALEXANDER D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,173.76 Date 06/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JUDITH A Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $6,173.46 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEHAUS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Carlton Amount $6,173.43 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRISLEY, DANIELE M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $6,173.05 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIMIAN, KEVIN R Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $6,172.51 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RACQUEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $6,172.50 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, STACEY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $6,172.14 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, LEE-ANN Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $6,172.11 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SARAH J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $6,171.98 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JASON S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,171.73 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUNSE, TRACIE S Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $6,171.68 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTRAVAIA, FILOMENA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $6,171.51 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEATS, ROSS H Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $6,171.44 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JENNIFER Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $6,171.27 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAJUAN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,171.20 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, LORI A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $6,170.92 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, SUSAN E Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $6,170.83 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKEL, BRIAN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $6,170.76 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JULIE Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $6,170.73 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, SAMANTHA Employer name Erie County Amount $6,170.72 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIOLA, JONATHAN C Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $6,170.65 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENKOPF, AMY B Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $6,170.64 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPROSKI, KAILEY E Employer name Albany County Amount $6,170.00 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCZYK, BRIAN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $6,169.95 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $6,169.72 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, STEVEN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $6,169.62 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLWEGER, MICHELLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $6,169.22 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ERIN E Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $6,169.20 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, CAROL A Employer name City of Troy Amount $6,169.00 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, CLEMMENT M, III Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $6,169.00 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAM, MORGAN E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $6,168.94 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHLINGER, MICHELE C Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $6,168.75 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, JAMES W Employer name Erie County Amount $6,168.63 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, ANITA Employer name Putnam County Amount $6,168.60 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAVALA, DEANNA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $6,168.50 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, KATIE L Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $6,168.13 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, CHAD M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $6,168.02 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADIS, ERIC R Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $6,167.97 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGASON, ALISSA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $6,167.63 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOJAJ, MEGI Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $6,167.58 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, PAMELA Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $6,167.38 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, NICOLE L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,166.89 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $6,166.62 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ETHELL Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $6,166.46 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, CANDICE V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $6,166.34 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, LYNNE M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $6,165.88 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, DAVID P Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $6,165.73 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADA, KYLEE N Employer name Broome County Amount $6,165.66 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, JOANNE B Employer name Erie County Amount $6,165.29 Date 01/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, CAROL Employer name Tompkins County Amount $6,165.12 Date 04/11/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMDEN, DAWN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $6,165.00 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCHERT, MICHELE R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,164.34 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETE, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,163.94 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEO, GRACE M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $6,163.88 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, RITA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $6,163.62 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $6,163.52 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVASI, LORIANNE Employer name Erie County Amount $6,162.75 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CHERYL A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $6,162.74 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, KRISTINE A Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $6,162.55 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWACKI, KYLE S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $6,162.53 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, STEPHANIE E Employer name Broome County Amount $6,162.25 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, OWEN R Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $6,162.00 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASANTHAN, SHAJI K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $6,161.88 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, AMBER R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $6,160.66 Date 01/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JEFFREY J Employer name Fulton County Amount $6,159.65 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, ANN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $6,159.30 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE TORIO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $6,159.27 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JESSICA A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $6,159.27 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, ROBERTO C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $6,158.93 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System