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 CAULEY, LISA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $4,750.00 Date 05/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANFIELD, MINDY M Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $4,750.00 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEE, DORIS I Employer name Town of New Lisbon Amount $4,750.00 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, LOUIS J Employer name Town of Russia Amount $4,750.00 Date 02/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAKLEY, WILLIAM W Employer name Town of Russia Amount $4,750.00 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGENGAST, JENNIE L Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $4,750.00 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGENGAST, THEODORE P, JR Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $4,750.00 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, ALAN L Employer name Village of Springville Amount $4,750.00 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, ROBERT, JR Employer name Village of Springville Amount $4,750.00 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIKMAN, NILS A Employer name Village of Springville Amount $4,750.00 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKARD, DAVID A Employer name Town of Prattsville Amount $4,749.96 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBATO-CHURCH, JENNIFER L Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $4,749.96 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOMPA, KARIN T Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $4,749.96 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLVEN, PETER M, JR Employer name Village of Walden Amount $4,749.82 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAARE, JONATHON M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,749.53 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWITZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,749.44 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, WENDY Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $4,749.16 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, ESTELLA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $4,749.09 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHERELYN A Employer name Orange County Amount $4,749.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDER, SARAH E Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $4,748.32 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMY, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $4,748.21 Date 12/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZENBERG, MICHELLE G Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $4,748.20 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDNER, TERINA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,748.15 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, JEAN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,748.11 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, PATRICK F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $4,748.08 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NORDIA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $4,748.00 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, KATHLEEN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $4,747.80 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORBERT, STEVEN Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $4,747.67 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNARD, BRAYTON M Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $4,747.56 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSHMAN, MARGARET T Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $4,747.50 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, LISA M Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $4,747.44 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMURA, ANGELA J Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $4,747.04 Date 09/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, SEBASTIANA M Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $4,746.81 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, LOIS JEAN Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $4,746.58 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANTOINETTE N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $4,746.57 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JEANINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $4,746.55 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWNEY, MATTHEW T Employer name Department of Health Amount $4,746.01 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEVIN R Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $4,746.00 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, NATALIE C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $4,746.00 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERVILLE, THOMAS M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $4,745.86 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTRY, BRANDON C Employer name Wayne County Amount $4,745.67 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, CLAUDIA F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,745.38 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOSEPH E Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $4,745.27 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, CURTIS A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $4,745.06 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCATO, DONNA M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $4,745.00 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, PAUL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $4,744.95 Date 07/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFLER, ALISHA M Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $4,744.58 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, KATHY J Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $4,744.44 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELM, LINDSEY M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $4,744.41 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATCH, JENNIFER A Employer name Niagara County Amount $4,744.40 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEUTLER, KATE-LYNN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $4,744.18 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, DAWN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $4,743.93 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGILIO, PATRICE G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,743.55 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTILLO, JAMES A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $4,743.39 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMELOFSKE, MICHELE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,743.20 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, CHARLOTTE P Employer name Town of Lexington Amount $4,743.00 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALKOWSKI, RICHARD T Employer name Schoharie County Amount $4,742.95 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CYNTHIA M Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $4,742.82 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JEREMIAH J Employer name Broome County Amount $4,742.78 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGER, PATRICIA A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $4,742.50 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEFT, MICHAEL P Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $4,742.39 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCHAN, SELENE L Employer name Great Neck North Water Auth Amount $4,742.22 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEVENS, JOSHUA M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $4,742.18 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, CAMERON J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,742.15 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICILIATO, LEORA R Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $4,741.74 Date 06/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, RALPH J Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $4,741.62 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARD, ERIN G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $4,741.44 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTO-LAVINO, YANINA D Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $4,741.02 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, KIERSTIN L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,741.00 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIESEN, JOHN E Employer name Town of Delhi Amount $4,740.80 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDGATE, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $4,740.75 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBULSKE, BEVERLY D Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $4,740.30 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALTSMAN, DONNA J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $4,740.11 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTMORLAND, JUSTIN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $4,740.00 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONNA, ANGELO Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $4,740.00 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGUS, SEAN P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $4,739.30 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LURIE, DARA J Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $4,738.60 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORZANO, ALYSSA C Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $4,738.50 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, CAITLYNN Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $4,738.50 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPA, SCOT E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,738.25 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, JAMES R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $4,738.00 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JESSICA L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $4,737.92 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, MARK C Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,737.69 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PINE, CARMEN R Employer name Essex County Amount $4,737.60 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALINSKY, PAMELA Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $4,737.50 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, PETER J Employer name Village of Holley Amount $4,737.50 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEVES, HAYLEY M Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,737.35 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, KATHLEEN L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $4,737.02 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSAKALIS, DIMITRI C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $4,736.88 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIERZWA, CINDY Employer name Erie County Amount $4,736.63 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVEDISIAN, SCOTT A Employer name Village of Phelps Amount $4,736.62 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, JAMIE J Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $4,736.26 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Le Roy Amount $4,736.15 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SUZANNE C Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $4,736.13 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, ANGELINA L Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $4,735.99 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ANTHONY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $4,735.87 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, SEAN M Employer name West Babylon Fire District Amount $4,735.76 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVAIS, WILLIAM P Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $4,735.50 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, MARY F Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $4,735.00 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZINARO, JAMES E, III Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $4,734.50 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System