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 MC PHERSON, JAMES M Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $4,977.19 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,976.84 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMANDIN, OLIVIA L Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $4,976.82 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, BRIAN G Employer name Orange County Amount $4,976.80 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSS, JEFFREY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,976.62 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, CARLY P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,976.38 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, SHERRY A Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $4,975.36 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, THOMAS J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $4,975.20 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $4,975.04 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEER, LARRY W Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $4,975.04 Date 10/25/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, MARCIELA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $4,975.03 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUX, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of Charleston Amount $4,975.03 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, MADDALENA N Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $4,975.00 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSNA, JESSICA L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $4,974.75 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAVCIK, GREGORY F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,974.62 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSKA, MELINA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,974.62 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBER, SERENA A Employer name Broome County Amount $4,974.51 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVANEY, MARGARET C Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $4,974.50 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, SHIRLEY R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $4,974.25 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICICCO, DANIELLE R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,974.00 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DUSTIN R Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $4,973.97 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALA, SEAN M Employer name Village of Canton Amount $4,973.41 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIURE, LUIS A Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,973.07 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LYNN Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $4,972.92 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGNETTA, CARMELA A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $4,972.90 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGG, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $4,972.80 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHSON, CARRIE J Employer name Chemung County Amount $4,972.80 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, COREY T Employer name Erie County Amount $4,972.61 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, ANNA S Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $4,972.52 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENABLE, TYLEANA K Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $4,972.50 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMON, CARMITA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,972.32 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHARIER, MICHELE J Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $4,972.24 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, SCOTT A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,971.80 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSANAY FABAH, OSHRA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $4,971.45 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LA TOYA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $4,971.40 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARULLO, SEAN W Employer name City of Albany Amount $4,971.34 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RONALD, II Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,971.00 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, SANMARTIN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $4,970.38 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SID, VIVIAN LO Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $4,970.18 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, GERALD A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $4,970.08 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, GEORGINA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,969.74 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, JARED D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $4,969.61 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVASE, LUKE J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $4,969.61 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEPHEN, NATHAN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $4,968.75 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, BRYAN K Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $4,968.75 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAU, ADAM J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $4,968.58 Date 05/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBECK, ERIC C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $4,968.55 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDER, STEVEN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $4,968.55 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, CYNTHIA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $4,968.55 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, JOSHUA A Employer name Education Department Amount $4,968.55 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ADAM M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $4,968.55 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JULIE J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $4,968.55 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHANTEA L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $4,968.00 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEWAY, HOWARD C, SR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $4,967.87 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Parishville Amount $4,967.82 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEDGE, AMR Y Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,967.74 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DIANE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $4,967.66 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, PAVAL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,967.45 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, JEANINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,967.44 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSPACH, SHERI M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $4,967.30 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LARRE A, JR Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $4,966.68 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNER, DAVID J Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $4,966.65 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAXTON, SHEILA M Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $4,966.40 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, NATHAN A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,966.01 Date 07/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, JOSHUA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $4,965.63 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, VERA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $4,965.63 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Ontario County Amount $4,965.24 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELAND, JONATHAN W Employer name Ontario County Amount $4,965.24 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS M D Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $4,965.16 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEFFLER, FRANK E Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $4,965.00 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANELLI, JOHN T Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $4,965.00 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEREMBLEWSKI, JOYCE M Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $4,965.00 Date 10/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, LAURIE ANN Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $4,964.96 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHEE, JOSEPH S, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $4,964.57 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMASCO, JOHN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,964.42 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, GUY JOSEPH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $4,964.17 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, LYNDA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,964.13 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAREN M Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $4,964.10 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JEFFREY H Employer name Village of Albion Amount $4,963.46 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKANE, DOUGLAS D Employer name Chemung County Amount $4,963.41 Date 09/09/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, TRAVIS H Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $4,963.38 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENROE, ROGER D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,963.16 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, HOLLIE L Employer name Woodstock Public Library Amount $4,962.89 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, HEATHER L Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $4,962.84 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISECK, STEPHEN J Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $4,962.22 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGARELLA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $4,961.90 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILROY, BRIAN A Employer name Town of West Bloomfield Amount $4,961.52 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACHA, LYNN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,961.40 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITSCH, STEPHEN F Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,961.00 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JESSICA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $4,960.82 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEDLOVE, MONIQUE Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $4,960.35 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVERLY, DANDY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $4,960.05 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, ANDREW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,960.00 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLINAN, LORI G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $4,959.96 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, WILLIAM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $4,959.70 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRAO, PETER J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,959.63 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXSEE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $4,959.47 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDO, STEPHANIE M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $4,959.46 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JACQUELINE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $4,959.35 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONY, MATTHEW S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,959.13 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System