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 KENT, SUSAN M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $4,959.00 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSE, SUSAN J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $4,959.00 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA BARBARA, JENNIFER L Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $4,958.82 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, BRENDAN T Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $4,957.89 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINA, ALESSANDRO L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $4,957.88 Date 07/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, BERNICE A, MS Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,957.68 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANELLI, STACY E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $4,957.50 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERICK, MARTIN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,957.38 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, JOCELYN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,957.22 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KACIN C Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $4,956.38 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, SAMUEL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,956.36 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALABAN, BRIAN J Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $4,956.20 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, JOHN R Employer name City of Middletown Amount $4,956.00 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PHOEBE Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,956.00 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELAKOWSKI, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Pompey Amount $4,956.00 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCE, DENNIS P Employer name Herkimer County Amount $4,955.90 Date 01/04/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEKIM, YOU Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $4,955.83 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARKNARD, LORI E Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $4,955.74 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSSEN, KIRSTEN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $4,955.59 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDA, RAPHAEL L Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $4,955.30 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREISSINGER, ALEXANDER S Employer name Attica CSD Amount $4,955.10 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, CHERYL L Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $4,954.35 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, CASSANDRA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,953.86 Date 05/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPA, ISABELLA G Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $4,953.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE, ROXANNE Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $4,953.45 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, MARGARET A Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $4,953.39 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNEY, HILLARI M Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $4,953.11 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPRONCK, TERESA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $4,953.00 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASBOTH, BENJAMIN W Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,952.88 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, VANNESSA S Employer name Long Lake CSD Amount $4,952.53 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAREHAM, CHRISTOPHER S, MR Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $4,952.22 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CARRIE I Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $4,952.12 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, JOSEPH M Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $4,951.68 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CHANTELE M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $4,951.61 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, JOSEPH R Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $4,951.50 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DELANEY J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,950.96 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGLIAVENTO, JOHN A Employer name Village of Dryden Amount $4,950.41 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERESOLI, JOHN F Employer name Town of Macomb Amount $4,950.14 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZMIJEWSKI, MEGAN V Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,950.10 Date 01/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICKERMAN, CHARLEY J Employer name Town of Summit Amount $4,950.01 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, NATALEE Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $4,950.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAST, HARRISON M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,950.00 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHL, SARA C Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $4,950.00 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JAMES A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,949.96 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, SEBASTIAN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,949.96 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOVER, KEVIN G Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,949.96 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZANOWSKI-STOWELL, DEBI A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,949.95 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRELLA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,949.95 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAPO, LOUIS P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,949.95 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,949.91 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARON, CHARLIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $4,949.75 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINELLI, SHARON L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $4,949.71 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, SANDRA A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $4,949.70 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMES, ELIZABETH A Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $4,949.36 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCQUE, COURTNEY E Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $4,949.35 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, KAREN C Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $4,949.17 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, NANCY J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $4,949.12 Date 07/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, LOUIS M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $4,949.04 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, LORI A Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $4,949.00 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFBERG, DENISE K Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $4,948.02 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARPLE, MICHAEL E, II Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $4,947.82 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, SHAWN E Employer name Chenango County Amount $4,947.12 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPACHAN, VINOD Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $4,946.92 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAWN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,946.86 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JERRY, JR Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $4,946.67 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGUIRE, KIMBERLY D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4,945.64 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWETT, NANCY G Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $4,945.54 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JESSICA M Employer name Geneva Public Library Amount $4,945.17 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $4,944.94 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MEGHAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,944.76 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIMELIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,944.60 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KELLEENA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,944.00 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSALL, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Town of Lapeer Amount $4,944.00 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, JOSHUA J Employer name Town of North Dansville Amount $4,944.00 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMOWORARE, OLUSAYO M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $4,943.65 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAUZON, STEPHANIE A Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $4,943.55 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, SHANNON A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $4,943.49 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYER, KATHRINE L Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $4,943.14 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, TODERICK A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $4,942.95 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAPATSOS, GEORGE, JR Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $4,942.86 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALICI, VICTORIA J Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $4,942.83 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLL, JAMIE A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $4,942.35 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MIRANDA G Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $4,942.30 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHALIWAL, LIVLEEN K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $4,942.18 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, MICHAEL W Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $4,942.16 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTIG, DAWN D Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $4,942.14 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, ANDREW T Employer name Herkimer County Amount $4,941.87 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DANIEL T Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $4,941.71 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, CHRISTINA Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $4,941.53 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZENDE, JOAN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $4,941.48 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBYAH, SHERRI L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $4,941.47 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESTER, MELANIE D Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $4,941.38 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMCOTT, DWIGHT A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $4,941.35 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, DEBORAH A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $4,941.23 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, NORMAN A, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $4,941.15 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENFT, REBECCA S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $4,940.27 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, MICHELLE M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $4,940.19 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIEK, LAVERNE Employer name Town of Marion Amount $4,940.00 Date 03/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, LACEY C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $4,939.92 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $4,939.58 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System