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 VETTER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $4,891.00 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIANI, ALEXANDER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,891.00 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANESTRARE, ROBERT J Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $4,890.59 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MATTHEW W Employer name Livingston County Amount $4,890.44 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, TARA Employer name Green Island Power Authority Amount $4,890.35 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDHABER, MARK H Employer name Village of Attica Amount $4,890.29 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRY, PATRICIA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $4,890.11 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEP, DANIELLE E Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $4,889.97 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, WALTER L Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $4,889.88 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JAMAR S Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $4,889.59 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKERTON, MATHEW G Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $4,889.42 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARFIELD, KERRY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $4,889.39 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, JENNIFER L Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $4,888.97 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCUCCI, KRISTEN E Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $4,888.94 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBRA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $4,888.71 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, KATHLEEN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $4,888.48 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, ROGER A Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $4,888.31 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REXFORD, MEGAN A Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,887.75 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JAMES E Employer name Putnam County Amount $4,887.72 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, JOHN F Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $4,887.25 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, CARA L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $4,887.00 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, BRIGID J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $4,886.88 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBERRY, DAWN M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $4,886.73 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLYSON, JO ANN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $4,886.61 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIMENHAGA, THERESA M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $4,886.58 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, WILLIAM A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $4,886.42 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCARIO, JAMES M Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,886.40 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, THOMAS P Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $4,886.38 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELMANN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Town of Ephratah Amount $4,886.26 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, ERICA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $4,886.01 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ROBERT V, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,885.65 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCCA, KELLY J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $4,885.62 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, SUSAN K Employer name Orleans County Amount $4,885.58 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUENBERGER, BRIANA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $4,885.51 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTSCH, JENYA L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $4,885.25 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKI, DEBORAH BRUCH Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $4,885.20 Date 06/28/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTH, FRANCINA J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $4,885.20 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYON, TERRYLYNN Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $4,885.08 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKES, KATHERINE E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $4,885.00 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAL, NANCY J Employer name Town of Red House Amount $4,885.00 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASACCO, BARBARA ANN Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $4,884.90 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, AMY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $4,884.78 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JUSTIN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $4,884.61 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEL, JOSEPH H Employer name Village of Whitehall Amount $4,884.59 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLS, WYNNETTA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,884.33 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASKO, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,884.14 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ BERMUDEZ, NERY Z Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,884.10 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCANELLI, JESSICA J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $4,884.00 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, JOSEPH C Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $4,883.90 Date 12/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERS, ANTHONY B, JR Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $4,883.88 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGINESE, CHRISTINA L Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $4,883.67 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KELLY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,883.05 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, JENNIFER M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $4,882.50 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, VALERIE E Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $4,882.38 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, SHARON M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $4,881.72 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGETTE, LYNNE A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $4,881.64 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSKY, JUSTIN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $4,881.60 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOSHUA W Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,881.58 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, PAULINA C Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $4,881.45 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBIEN-VALLANCE, TRACY L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $4,881.43 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASES, LINDA Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $4,881.27 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUS, WALTER R Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $4,881.25 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICKWORT, JOHN J Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $4,881.23 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEATHAM, JERUSHA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $4,881.10 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, TRACY A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $4,880.99 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEGELSKY, ERIK M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $4,880.95 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNA, VIOLETA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $4,880.88 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, HUDSON M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $4,880.63 Date 07/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKERT, MARY E Employer name Town of Collins Amount $4,880.57 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCK, KELSEY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,880.43 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOONEY, BRIDGET C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,880.40 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTZ, ROBERT D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $4,880.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $4,879.80 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINES, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $4,879.73 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, STACY I Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $4,879.50 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMCZAK-CATALANELLO, KIM Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $4,878.84 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, JAMIE L Employer name Livingston County Amount $4,878.72 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHAEL D Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $4,878.15 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, BRITNEY M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $4,878.10 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSBERG, ANDREW M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,878.00 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSE, JEREMY A Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $4,878.00 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGE, CAMILLE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $4,878.00 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DAVID M Employer name Madison County Amount $4,877.57 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JAMES J, JR Employer name Town of Waterloo Amount $4,877.49 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIO, TERRI H Employer name Chemung County Amount $4,877.11 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, BRANDON C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,877.03 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIELLO, YVETTE Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $4,877.02 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,877.01 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, KATIE E Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $4,876.96 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACUK, ANDREW R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,876.73 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JOAN L Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $4,876.54 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, KATHLEEN C Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $4,876.50 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, LAUREN E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $4,876.44 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCU, KRISTINE Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $4,876.40 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, JOHN, JR Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $4,876.22 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, RENEE K Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $4,876.11 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MATTHEW E Employer name Albany County Amount $4,875.75 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, SHIRLEY A Employer name Town of West Union Amount $4,875.24 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ROBERT D Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $4,875.00 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, DIANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,875.00 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System