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 HOWE, STEPHANIE J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $6,138.34 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOURSE, GINA L Employer name Town of Willet Amount $6,138.14 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, REBECCA J Employer name Town of Warsaw Amount $6,138.12 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, MARYANN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $6,138.03 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, FRANCEEN Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $6,138.00 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $6,137.90 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLAND, LAURA L Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $6,137.90 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRYANT E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $6,137.28 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $6,137.22 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMAY, JOEL W Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $6,137.13 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, LAWRENCE E Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $6,137.07 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYJKA, MARGARET M Employer name Village of Alden Amount $6,137.00 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, BETHANY D Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $6,136.62 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $6,136.28 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, LISA C Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $6,136.17 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,135.30 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHAJLOVICH, BETH ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $6,135.09 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASLUN, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Fulton Amount $6,135.00 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, HARRY F Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $6,135.00 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEATS, ANNA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $6,134.70 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, VICTORIA E Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $6,134.14 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, BRIAN D, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,133.75 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, ANDREW M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,133.52 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREL, JOSE R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $6,133.43 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERESI, CONNOR T Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,132.85 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, ANNA R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $6,132.57 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ROBERTA A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $6,132.21 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IERVOLINO, JEAN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $6,131.45 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, MELLODY J Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $6,131.32 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, WENDELL Employer name Albany County Amount $6,131.25 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSLOV, KEVIN H Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $6,131.21 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, JOSEPH F, IV Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $6,130.91 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDI, ALISON J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $6,130.63 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREANY, JO ANN M Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $6,130.50 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, MELISSA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $6,130.43 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFABER, CHRISTA N Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $6,130.38 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SHEILA M Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $6,130.32 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTERINE, JONATHAN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $6,130.28 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, BENJAMIN S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $6,130.22 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ERIN J Employer name Broome County Amount $6,130.19 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ANDREW S Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $6,130.14 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, BRITTANY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $6,130.10 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, GABRIELLE P Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $6,130.08 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, ANN H Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $6,130.02 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIHUAY, MARIA T Employer name Putnam County Amount $6,130.00 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, MARIA C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $6,130.00 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,129.76 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, JOHN F, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $6,129.25 Date 08/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, TYLER R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $6,128.88 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, TRAVIS L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $6,128.26 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JILL M Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $6,127.33 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSIO, GAYLE J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $6,127.04 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAMAN SIMILIEN, MAUREEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,127.00 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHMAN, LESLIE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $6,126.96 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARY E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $6,126.73 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRICO, ALECIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,126.59 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFOYLE, ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $6,126.23 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTHWICK, ANN M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $6,126.22 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTS, AMY L Employer name Erie County Amount $6,125.98 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCHELLI, MELISSA M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $6,125.94 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, RICHARD L, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $6,125.70 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, LISA M Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $6,125.25 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGERICH, MARCIA J Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $6,125.22 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DANIEL H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6,125.08 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERICK, RONALD J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $6,125.02 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Homer Amount $6,125.01 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, SANDRA J Employer name Town of Ohio Amount $6,125.01 Date 03/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEVE, LORI A Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $6,125.00 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, JAMES W Employer name Town of Andover Amount $6,124.95 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKLEY, LAURA J Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $6,124.92 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, BRENDA L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $6,124.26 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, BRENDAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $6,124.16 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOHN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $6,124.15 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZUOLO, RYAN M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $6,123.97 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFFI, ROSELYNN Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $6,123.54 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SHENITA D Employer name Erie County Amount $6,123.35 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAVID A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $6,123.22 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSZAK, PAUL V Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $6,123.18 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMMICK, EUGENE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $6,123.09 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, PENELOPE R Employer name Town of Meredith Amount $6,123.06 Date 02/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENTSEN, JEREMY B Employer name Town of Mcdonough Amount $6,123.00 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALT, GARY R Employer name Town of Somerset Amount $6,122.76 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JONATHAN B Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $6,122.53 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEBAS, CHRISTINE D Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $6,122.37 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACELLI, ASHLEY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $6,122.34 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKENICA, VICTORIA J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $6,121.56 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TRILL E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $6,121.56 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, SARAH C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,121.28 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIN, FRANCES M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $6,121.28 Date 04/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE, PHILLIP B Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $6,121.19 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, KARLY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,120.91 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, JASON M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $6,120.76 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULL, DOLORES E Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $6,120.70 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO, DAWN MARIE Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $6,120.27 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROORBACH, JAMES A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $6,120.16 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JESSICA S Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $6,120.00 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $6,120.00 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, RICHARD A Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,120.00 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAGLIANA, MARIA A Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $6,120.00 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWVINE, CHARLES W Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $6,120.00 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System