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 CANFIELD, JOANNE R Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $5,504.98 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUZZO, PETER Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $5,504.91 Date 10/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORCHESTER, ALISON E Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $5,504.80 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, DANIELLE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $5,504.49 Date 11/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLAS, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Wayne Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $5,504.28 Date 01/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMELTZER, GRETCHEN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $5,504.14 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HEATHER D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $5,504.05 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLER, MARY Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $5,504.03 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $5,504.00 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RARICK, SHARON J Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $5,504.00 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, WILLIAM E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $5,503.97 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINION, JOSHUA T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,503.58 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, CHARLES Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $5,503.57 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PAMELA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $5,503.44 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD A Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $5,503.32 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DEBRA L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $5,503.23 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARILL, JOSEPH E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $5,503.20 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, KUNIKO K Employer name Erie County Amount $5,503.11 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRY, CODY G Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $5,503.05 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ITA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $5,502.39 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORICI, JAMES Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $5,502.30 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAGI, ROBERT A Employer name Islip Fire District Amount $5,502.25 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARTHA L Employer name Town of Brasher Amount $5,502.00 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL DOWD, PATRICIA C Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $5,502.00 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRSHUP, LESLIE A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $5,501.14 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, MARC A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $5,500.98 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTNOY, MICHAEL LEE Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $5,500.45 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Clermont Amount $5,500.08 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINE, GEORGE J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $5,500.08 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZEN, NANCY A Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $5,500.08 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, TODD M Employer name Town of Busti Amount $5,500.04 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Busti Amount $5,500.04 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, TIMOTHY R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $5,500.01 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHAICK, JOSEPH G Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $5,500.00 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, RICHARD A Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $5,500.00 Date 08/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, GLENN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $5,500.00 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LOUISE G Employer name Town of Malone Amount $5,500.00 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $5,500.00 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICI, ROBERT Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $5,500.00 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, DAVID W Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $5,500.00 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, PATRICK J Employer name Ausable Chester Kees Fire Dist Amount $5,499.96 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KYLE D Employer name Ausable Chester Kees Fire Dist Amount $5,499.96 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, LE ROY C Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $5,499.96 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRING, KATIE L Employer name Village of Fultonville Amount $5,499.96 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUDESCO, JEFFREY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $5,499.81 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVNICK, ROBERT A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $5,499.77 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, CHERIE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $5,499.60 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, PATRICIA E Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $5,499.31 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LEAH Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $5,499.12 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, HOLLY N Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $5,499.12 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, KATE M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $5,499.12 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $5,499.12 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASINGTON, KYLE A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $5,498.74 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, RYAN J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $5,498.74 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUESTION, GYONGYI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $5,498.54 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $5,498.48 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON OHLEN, HEATHER S Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $5,498.40 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKLUND, BRIELLE D Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $5,497.74 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Day Amount $5,497.74 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMICK, APRIL L Employer name Town of Day Amount $5,497.74 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDA, MELISSA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $5,497.68 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANNIE, DIANE E Employer name Village of Broadalbin Amount $5,497.53 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, CATHY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $5,497.08 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, JEFFREY D Employer name Livingston County Amount $5,496.82 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THOMAS N Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $5,496.55 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPLITE, DOMINIC M Employer name Fulton County Amount $5,496.52 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, WANDA Employer name Erie County Amount $5,496.51 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIONETTI, ALYSSA M Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $5,496.49 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNELL, GREGORY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $5,496.39 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUGHAN, PAUL G Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $5,496.14 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKATHORN, LAURA P Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $5,496.14 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $5,496.14 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TAMIKA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $5,495.82 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCYK, MARY M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $5,495.44 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, BRIDGET A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $5,495.39 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, WALLACE J Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $5,495.38 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD F Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $5,495.25 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDE, JOELLE G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $5,495.16 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, RICHARD J Employer name Oswego County Amount $5,495.09 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEY, KWANA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $5,494.98 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT-BELL, ANWAR R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $5,494.85 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, KATHRYN A Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $5,494.71 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, BONNIE J Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $5,494.50 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, RUSSEL W Employer name Town of Colden Amount $5,494.38 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYSON, ANGELA M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $5,493.86 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, KENNETH J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $5,493.72 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, AARON D Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $5,493.67 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLASCO, NAUN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $5,493.65 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, STEPHANY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $5,493.53 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRIVER, MARY M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $5,493.44 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $5,493.38 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, EMILY R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $5,493.37 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, RYAN M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $5,493.29 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, JENNIFER M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $5,492.89 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUFF, BRYAN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $5,492.85 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENBORN, WADE E Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $5,492.79 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERRINGTON, RONALD R Employer name Town of Warsaw Amount $5,492.70 Date 08/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, NATHANIEL E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $5,492.35 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIANO, ERIK S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $5,492.21 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BENJAMIN A Employer name Village of Wyoming Amount $5,492.20 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System