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 MIRANDA, BRENDAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,858.51 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABITA, MARYANN A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $4,858.21 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALBERER, TRAVIS R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,858.00 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYAKUMAR, SELVI Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $4,857.92 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLICHT, PAULA A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,857.73 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGLE, VANESSA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $4,857.54 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, SANDRA P Employer name Yates County Amount $4,857.36 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DYLAN N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $4,857.30 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIELLY, JAMES R, SR Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $4,857.24 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MAGGIE E Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,856.83 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTINGTON, JULIE A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $4,856.67 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DOUGLAS D L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,856.25 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEGAR, KATHERINE L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $4,856.19 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ROBERT V Employer name Town of Tuscarora Amount $4,856.00 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, LEANE M Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $4,855.95 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, NICHOLE R Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $4,855.92 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, CAITLIN A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,855.82 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARSE, JOHN F, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $4,855.44 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CODY R Employer name Attica CSD Amount $4,855.00 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONAGURIO, LOIS I Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $4,855.00 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALANTE, JOSE L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,854.96 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTT, BONNIE K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $4,854.94 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,854.90 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, JOSHUA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $4,854.71 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREA N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $4,854.71 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, RONALD J, III Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $4,854.64 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSMER, ELLIOT S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,854.54 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, DANIEL G Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $4,854.16 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,854.00 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JEAN M Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $4,853.71 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, SAMUEL I Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $4,853.35 Date 07/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SISTO, JOSEPH P Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,853.31 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLON, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $4,853.25 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAYRE, JANETTE R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $4,853.23 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLER, BROOK J Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $4,853.16 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRETT Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $4,852.80 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, MARLON M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,852.52 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JULIA M Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $4,852.51 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLAN, SHAWN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $4,852.50 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMOSO, LYUDMYLA Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $4,852.49 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSEES, BRUCE G Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $4,852.47 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TORRIN A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $4,851.92 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERGER, MELISSA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,851.63 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TIA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,851.51 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, BILLY R Employer name Ulster County Amount $4,851.20 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, BRENDAN C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,851.00 Date 10/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,850.90 Date 07/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRUCE A Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $4,850.26 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, VICTORENE Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $4,850.04 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, TAMARA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,849.76 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, LYLA M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,849.63 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDE, RICHARD J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $4,849.59 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, BOYD Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $4,849.52 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DANIELLE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $4,848.89 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPLA, HELEN A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,848.86 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASERTA, JENNIFER A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $4,848.80 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICK, ROBERT R, JR Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $4,848.76 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYES, SUE E Employer name Allegany County Amount $4,848.73 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, SARAH E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $4,848.70 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, DENZEL I Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $4,848.40 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUVOLA, AUDREY A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $4,848.38 Date 08/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOMBEK, KIMBERLY A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $4,848.12 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, CINDY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $4,848.11 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULE, CODY D Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $4,848.00 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELEHER, KEVIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,847.85 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JACLYN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,847.85 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, JILL D Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $4,847.74 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, NORMAN F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,847.62 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATER, DIANE N Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $4,847.50 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMORE, DEREK L Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $4,847.12 Date 07/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDINALI, MARK J Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $4,847.04 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, PAIGE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $4,847.02 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHAEL T, JR Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $4,847.02 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCIGUERRA, JENNIFER M Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $4,846.73 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMBEK, MICHAEL F Employer name Broome County Amount $4,846.66 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, REBECCA A Employer name Cortland County Amount $4,846.63 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, TYLER Employer name Kings Park Fire District Amount $4,846.62 Date 01/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, DONNA J Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $4,846.30 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VIRGINIA S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $4,846.18 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN BAPTISTE, KEVIN Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $4,846.17 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSKETT, JOSEPH W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $4,846.16 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, REGINA M Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $4,845.50 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LASKY, SABRINA L Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $4,845.32 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JAMIE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $4,845.29 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, EBONY Employer name Albany County Amount $4,845.11 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, CHRISTPHER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,845.00 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZOLLA, LISA Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $4,845.00 Date 05/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTICH, JILLIAN M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $4,844.94 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHANNON K Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $4,844.36 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALE, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $4,844.29 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRUGGIA, DONALD F Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $4,844.25 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, ALEXIS R Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,844.03 Date 12/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, KIERAN J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,843.79 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, PAUL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,843.49 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, RAUGHNSEN D Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $4,842.93 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONES, CANDICE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,842.60 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ETHAN R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $4,842.50 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGAR, TAMMY L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $4,842.42 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPIAK, DEREK C Employer name Town of Eden Amount $4,842.34 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, SHEILA Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $4,841.85 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System