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 WANDEL, ANNE M, MS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,874.94 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMOCK, SHELIA A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $4,874.51 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, NADINE R Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $4,874.48 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, ALEXANDER D Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $4,874.32 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Hornellsville Amount $4,874.24 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, DANIEL B Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $4,874.18 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKEMORE, LANCE O Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $4,873.80 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUGOPAL, SARASWATHI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,873.37 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOW, KIMBERLEA A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $4,873.24 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHMAN, MICHELE D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $4,872.94 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, WANDA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,872.89 Date 12/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, CHRISTINA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $4,872.76 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCARNATO, ALISON L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,872.52 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXLER, MELISSA J Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $4,872.15 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Evans Amount $4,872.00 Date 10/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPIC, JONATHAN E Employer name Town of Owego Amount $4,871.56 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, LISA J Employer name Chenango County Amount $4,871.38 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, EILEEN E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $4,871.14 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, RILEY I Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $4,870.72 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, VERONICA F Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $4,870.68 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRELL, JOSHUA J Employer name Erie County Amount $4,870.66 Date 01/09/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEHY, JACQUELINE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $4,870.56 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSON, LAURIE L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $4,870.29 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCITO, JOSEPH R Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $4,870.25 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, SANDRA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $4,870.18 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, CARISSA B Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $4,869.97 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, SABRINA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $4,869.86 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVASI, JENI S Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,869.79 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLESCHI, ANNE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,869.72 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREAN, KATHLEEN R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $4,869.62 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, ALEXANDER J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $4,869.62 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, AMY J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $4,869.42 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, CASEY W Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $4,869.29 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, PATRICK B Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $4,869.24 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINN, THEODORE W Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $4,869.00 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACEY, PATRICK W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,868.87 Date 07/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNELL, MARTIN E, II Employer name Warren County Amount $4,868.86 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLO, RANDALL K Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $4,868.78 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, KATELYN E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $4,868.50 Date 06/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, KATHY J Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $4,868.34 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSER, THERESE A Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $4,867.90 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGELSMITH, LINDA M Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $4,867.82 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Eden Amount $4,867.77 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIFFEN, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $4,867.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, BARBARA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,867.46 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, RACHEL L Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $4,867.12 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUS, KATLYN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $4,866.84 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHURST, THOMAS G Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $4,866.30 Date 07/06/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBRICO, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $4,866.25 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, THOMAS A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $4,866.12 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBERTO, LOUIS S Employer name Erie County Amount $4,866.04 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARICLE, KATHLEEN K Employer name Broome County Amount $4,866.03 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JASON T Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $4,866.00 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORDE, WALIDA A Employer name W Sullivan Public Library Amount $4,866.00 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, DALE R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $4,865.53 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOZZI, DEBORAH M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $4,865.50 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, KYLE T Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $4,865.27 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, TAYLOR J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $4,864.99 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORI L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $4,864.98 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ZACHARY S Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,864.76 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, LOUIS E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $4,864.48 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, JAMIE Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $4,864.14 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, CARMEN A Employer name Department of State Amount $4,864.00 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, RAYMOND S Employer name Town of Holland Amount $4,863.53 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, RAFAEL Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $4,863.43 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRECKER, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,863.25 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, BARBARA A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $4,863.12 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINDFLEISCH, BRADLEY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $4,862.83 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, DAWN P Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $4,862.73 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNICHSEN, MICHELE Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $4,862.66 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERNIK, ALICIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,862.44 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKLE, BRIDGET L Employer name Canton CSD Amount $4,862.27 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIER, LITA K Employer name Town of Stratford Amount $4,862.25 Date 06/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LOGAN M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $4,862.20 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANN, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $4,862.08 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, PAMELA J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $4,861.82 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEBAILY, DONNA R Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $4,861.77 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINUP, KAREN M Employer name Town of Clay Amount $4,861.58 Date 10/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, SHAWNA L Employer name Erie County Amount $4,861.38 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, ROBERT J Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $4,861.20 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKS, KELLY M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $4,861.19 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURTZ, GINA R Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $4,861.03 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSMAN, PAUL M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $4,860.99 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUREK, VALERIE L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $4,860.89 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLINGHAM, GINA M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $4,860.69 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHILBER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $4,860.32 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, MARTIN A, JR Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $4,860.00 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, PATRICIA E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $4,860.00 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLER, CHERYL L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $4,860.00 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI BASSI, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $4,860.00 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, THEODORE J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,859.82 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, DEBORAH A Employer name Allegany County Amount $4,859.76 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, CONNIE E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $4,859.56 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LORNA C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $4,859.52 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, WENDE D Employer name Erie County Amount $4,859.44 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, BONNIE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $4,859.30 Date 01/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSTER, HAYES L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,858.86 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCINTA, VINCENT E, III Employer name Delaware County Amount $4,858.83 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINA, GIOVANNI Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $4,858.67 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE, SAMANTHA L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,858.67 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System