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 CAPPELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $5,552.00 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREB, EILEEN E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $5,551.95 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, SHAUNA G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $5,551.79 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, JOHN J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $5,551.19 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, NIKITA A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $5,550.48 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MATTHEW Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $5,550.38 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, JEFFREY R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $5,550.31 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MICHAEL T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $5,550.31 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $5,550.25 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, DONALD J, JR Employer name Town of Berlin Amount $5,550.00 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUSZEK, JOHN E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $5,550.00 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURTHMAN, JEROMY L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $5,549.88 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIERGESELL, JANE A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $5,549.84 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, JOSHUA A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,549.45 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, VERA L Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $5,549.25 Date 07/21/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JOSHUA Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,549.21 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLAN, TERESANN Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $5,549.00 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, PAMELA S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $5,548.92 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, BO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $5,548.62 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTON, SARAH S Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $5,548.55 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDELL, WILLIAM H Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $5,548.20 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENN, LATISE S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $5,547.56 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREMUGA, MICHAEL R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $5,547.24 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TINA Employer name Town of Parma Amount $5,547.16 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECE, PAMELA A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $5,546.94 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, CEARA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $5,546.77 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JOANNE E Employer name Albany County Amount $5,546.76 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, TODD Employer name Albany County Amount $5,546.76 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIN, SAMUEL I Employer name Albany County Amount $5,546.76 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, MARK E Employer name Albany County Amount $5,546.76 Date 03/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, ANDREW C Employer name Albany County Amount $5,546.76 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEKAKIS, LYNNE Employer name Albany County Amount $5,546.76 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Albany County Amount $5,546.76 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUCHETTE, RICHARD N Employer name Albany County Amount $5,546.76 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, FRANCINE R Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $5,546.54 Date 04/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARDELLA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $5,546.46 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LELLO, JESSICA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $5,546.45 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOHIG, SCOTT D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $5,546.30 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JOON H Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $5,546.26 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMAGE, SARAH L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $5,546.12 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMMEL, SHAWN L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $5,545.47 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $5,545.13 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CONTI, LISA Employer name Town of Copake Amount $5,545.10 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $5,545.09 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READ, NICOLE Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $5,544.98 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JOHN A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $5,544.78 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHNUK, OKSANA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $5,544.73 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRANTI, ELIZABETH E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $5,544.68 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, VOLTA G Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $5,544.50 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, KATLYN N Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $5,544.27 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NUZZO, GIOVANNA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $5,544.00 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITOFF, JACQUELINE Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $5,544.00 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO SCHIAVO, ANGELA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $5,544.00 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KAITLYN A Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $5,544.00 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, TIMOTHY J, II Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $5,543.66 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MIKELANN Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,543.65 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDMAN, CLAUDIA J Employer name Clinton County Amount $5,543.48 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIERL, STEPHEN M Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $5,543.14 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAVID A Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $5,543.10 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHANOTE, MARLENE Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $5,543.00 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KENNETH D Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $5,543.00 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO-TAVERAS, JENNIE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $5,542.93 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORECKI, CARRIE A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,542.28 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRATANO, MARISSA N Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $5,542.12 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JESSICA R Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $5,541.64 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, AUTUMN E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $5,541.63 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHSEL, LISA K Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $5,541.60 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BRENDON P Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $5,541.12 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERZIG-GROSS, JENNIFER L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $5,540.96 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, MARK S Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $5,540.59 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, LISA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $5,540.57 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PIETRO, JEAN MARIE Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $5,540.55 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JOSHUA R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $5,540.36 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCERAK, KAREN L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $5,540.28 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $5,540.00 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, JENNIFER N Employer name Lewis County Amount $5,539.92 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, NURADEEN O Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $5,539.87 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LAUREN Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $5,539.50 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGNASKI, ANDREW T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $5,539.41 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, HAYLEY M Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $5,539.40 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINESEY, JEREMY L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $5,539.18 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAOUEN, ANDREW M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $5,538.80 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, WENDY G Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $5,538.42 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGGLES, JAMES A Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $5,538.38 Date 05/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHELLE T Employer name Department of State Amount $5,538.33 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZULLO, ODALISCA F Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $5,538.26 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, KENNY Employer name Broome County Amount $5,538.20 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHTA, LINDSAY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $5,538.12 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCE, IRMA I Employer name Cornell University Amount $5,537.84 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALITTI, JUDY A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $5,537.51 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, JENNIFER A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $5,537.50 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JORDAN M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $5,537.29 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CAROLINE I Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $5,537.14 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBUCKI, MICHELLE E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $5,536.96 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $5,536.75 Date 11/12/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, JUDINE F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,536.65 Date 05/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, GENEVIEVE E Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $5,536.62 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAEZ, JUAN C Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $5,536.05 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, JANINE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $5,536.00 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, REBECCA L Employer name Town of Princetown Amount $5,536.00 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System