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 FARRELL, LISA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $4,797.38 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPLON, MIRIAM L Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $4,797.35 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCHENOUGH, KATIE L Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $4,797.20 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIJPUEJA SAWYER, EHRENFRIEDE P Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $4,797.17 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMINGER, BRADLEY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,797.11 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, TRACY M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $4,796.98 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CODY T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $4,796.94 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JODI L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $4,796.94 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCOUGH, HAYLEY J Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $4,796.88 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, ALEXANDER J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $4,796.86 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, KEENEN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,796.83 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, JAIME E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,796.83 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALENDA, KYLE M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $4,796.78 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, WILLIAM A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $4,796.73 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILS-AIME, SHERLEY Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $4,796.58 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREW, DAWN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $4,796.36 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, HUGH W Employer name Essex County Amount $4,796.30 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, NICHOLAS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,796.29 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, KYLE W Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $4,796.20 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, JASPRIT Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,796.07 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASHMALL, GAIL S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $4,796.00 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TONYA Y Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $4,795.90 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, HEATHER M Employer name Oneida County Amount $4,795.90 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLES, MARY L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $4,795.60 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JILLIAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,795.56 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECONOMICO, DAVID A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $4,795.53 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOSHUA A Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $4,795.20 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NETCHKE, BRADLEY L Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $4,794.40 Date 01/02/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTRO, NURIA M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $4,794.08 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUST, SHANNAN D Employer name Town of Fremont Amount $4,794.00 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELA, DAVID G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,793.91 Date 05/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROFFEY, VERA L Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $4,793.70 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, DAMIAN P Employer name Rockland County Amount $4,793.56 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TIMOTHY Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $4,793.50 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,793.19 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENAILLE, JOSEPH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,793.18 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULLMAN, JORDAN G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $4,792.84 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, KEITH L Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $4,792.79 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, ANNE L Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $4,792.78 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMAN, GRANT Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $4,792.50 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, JOAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,792.48 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, HOLLY M Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $4,792.36 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANET M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $4,792.29 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAVATY, AUBREY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $4,792.03 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUELL, NANCY J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $4,792.00 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPLE, TANNER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,791.88 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGLE, CARMAN A Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $4,791.66 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGENEN, RUTH E Employer name Department of Health Amount $4,791.63 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMEL, CARRIE ANN Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $4,791.54 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPANEN, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,791.35 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMKUNAS, STEPHEN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,790.80 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, PATRICIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,790.73 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, KULDIP Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $4,790.10 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, LINDSAY C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $4,789.85 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKENSTYRE, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $4,789.66 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, MARIAM A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,789.53 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,789.28 Date 12/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANG, BING Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $4,789.11 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILSON, DAVID R Employer name Town of Alma Amount $4,789.08 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, DEBORAH D Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $4,788.98 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, KATELYN A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $4,788.76 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINNIN, TARA J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $4,788.40 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, ALICIA M Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $4,788.00 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHERY, PATRICIA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $4,787.97 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ASHLEY E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $4,787.84 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMOLARO, DANIELLE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $4,787.44 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMKO, JUSTIN L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $4,786.81 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMER, CHRIS R Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $4,786.78 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Providence Amount $4,786.77 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYDOSIK, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $4,786.47 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, LAURA M Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $4,786.32 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, SONJA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,785.89 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, EUNICE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,785.89 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKACS, NICOLETTE Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $4,785.80 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBELL, SAMANTHA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,785.73 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, SHAWN I Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $4,785.58 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAROBICK, RONALD L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $4,785.34 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVER, KEVIN J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $4,785.18 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRALL, CHERYL A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $4,785.07 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGGS JONES, ROSE P Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $4,785.00 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANT, CHRISTINA B Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $4,784.53 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, CAROLINE Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $4,784.46 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSPAN, STACY J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $4,784.37 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVARRIA, FREDRYNA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,784.27 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, IVAN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,784.26 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKEMORE, MONTY A, SR Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $4,784.16 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, GRACE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,784.09 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, SHEILA L Employer name City of Rome Amount $4,784.00 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $4,784.00 Date 07/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, FELICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,783.81 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTERBERGER, ELIZABETH R Employer name Erie County Amount $4,783.14 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVISON, MORGAN A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,783.12 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, GIACOMO A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $4,782.98 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MARY E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $4,782.59 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, DARILSY I Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $4,782.55 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,782.26 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISIO, SALVATORE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $4,782.12 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $4,782.09 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, RYAN M Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $4,781.44 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORI, MARK W Employer name Genesee County Amount $4,781.32 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System