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 ERNEST, ALICIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,781.25 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETSON, LISA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $4,781.16 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LISA M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $4,781.03 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, TANIA I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $4,780.54 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, ANSLEY E Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $4,780.32 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMER, MICHELLE A Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $4,780.27 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, TAMMIE E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $4,780.18 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,780.17 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERA, TERRELL A Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $4,780.00 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINN, RONALD B Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $4,779.82 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, AMY L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $4,779.81 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSEMAN, JULIA Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $4,779.00 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, JOSHUA S Employer name Erie County Amount $4,779.00 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCUZZA, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,778.90 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JACK W Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $4,778.77 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDIN, TONYA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,778.60 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAPE, SARAH E Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $4,778.59 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIVE, MARA D Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $4,778.45 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGANELLO, ANGELO J Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,778.25 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, BRUCE E Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $4,778.02 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $4,778.02 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, THOMAS J, SR Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $4,778.02 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAASSEN, EDMUND E, II Employer name Town of Ledyard Amount $4,777.88 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, DENISE Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $4,777.86 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELFI, LOUIS J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,777.63 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, PARIS B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $4,777.61 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKINS, MARCUS I Employer name City of Rochester Amount $4,777.60 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARBONE, BRITTANY R Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $4,777.50 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONALD L Employer name Town of Brant Amount $4,777.24 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, DOBA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4,777.17 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADIAN, ABDALLA N Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $4,777.14 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGULSKI, NANCY E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $4,777.11 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, BRAD P Employer name Town of Theresa Amount $4,776.96 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTNIK, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $4,776.75 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIGA, EVAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,776.50 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CANDIE D Employer name Genesee County Amount $4,776.16 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, KELLY M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $4,776.14 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, SUSANNA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $4,776.00 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, GENE C Employer name Town of Edinburg Amount $4,776.00 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVER, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $4,776.00 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, AMANDA L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $4,775.33 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCOTT, THERESA A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $4,775.31 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, CHELSEA T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $4,775.00 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZENBERG, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Town of Forestport Amount $4,774.93 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, FARRELL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $4,774.88 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTIE, ASHLEY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $4,774.84 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, KENNETH L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,774.69 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,774.56 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIE, HANNAH G Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,774.53 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDMAN, LYNDA F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,774.25 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ROBERT L Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $4,774.19 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MARVIN G Employer name Village of Jordan Amount $4,774.01 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRANO, GINA G Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,774.00 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLERIN, RENEE C Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $4,773.96 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, INDIA L Employer name City of Albany Amount $4,773.79 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, ERIC E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,773.50 Date 03/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, BRENT M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $4,773.47 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JEANNA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4,773.19 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, JANELL J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $4,773.11 Date 05/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, JAMES P Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $4,773.01 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECALIANOS, JULIA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,773.00 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAWN C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $4,772.73 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, BRIAN W Employer name East Islip Fire District Amount $4,772.61 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHIANO, GAIL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,772.50 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMANN, GREGORY P Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $4,772.48 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MARIA E Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $4,772.36 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, CANDACE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,772.15 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $4,772.02 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INTINI, TINA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $4,771.91 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRIANNI-LUCEY, ANGELA L Employer name Town of Waverly Amount $4,771.87 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIA, FRANK L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $4,771.66 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, DEBI J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $4,771.47 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLE, JOSEPH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,771.46 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGALAS, SMARAGDA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $4,771.24 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, LEONARD P Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $4,771.23 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, ELDHO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,771.20 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MARY F Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $4,771.13 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LU ANN V Employer name Town of Russia Amount $4,771.00 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, MICHELLE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $4,770.80 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, PATRICIA J Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $4,770.80 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELL, DANIEL T Employer name Broome County Amount $4,770.68 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, JASON D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $4,770.53 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Germantown Amount $4,770.24 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, DIANA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $4,770.00 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFINGER, EVELINE U Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $4,770.00 Date 09/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, STARRY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $4,770.00 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, DALICY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $4,770.00 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUXE, CAROLINE S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $4,770.00 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, ROBERT L Employer name Village of Delevan Amount $4,770.00 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, DANIEL T Employer name Wayne County Amount $4,770.00 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIJOWSKI, KAREN M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $4,770.00 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MEGHAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,769.96 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RICHARD S, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $4,769.50 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALONZO F Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $4,769.31 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOHM, TYLER J Employer name Livingston County Amount $4,769.10 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JACOB A Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $4,768.85 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, DELORIS Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,768.76 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNOLFO, ELIZABETH G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $4,768.75 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $4,768.32 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, ANDREW R Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $4,768.00 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System