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 O'BRIEN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,621.16 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIGAN, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $4,621.11 Date 08/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, KATHY E Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $4,620.68 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, LORRAINE J Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $4,620.68 Date 12/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATAJCZAK, KATHERINE A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $4,620.60 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, LEONARD W, JR Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $4,620.48 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, AMANDA L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $4,620.15 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECHETTE, COURTNEY R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $4,620.00 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JAMES L Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $4,620.00 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLIN, JOHN E Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,620.00 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, BRENDAN J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $4,620.00 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JANE M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $4,620.00 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, KATHLEEN A Employer name Allegany County Amount $4,619.94 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIFFERON, VICTORIA N Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $4,619.50 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSLEY, CORINNE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $4,619.23 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PATRICIA A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $4,619.10 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASICKI, JONATHAN P Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $4,618.90 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONKERS, JASON M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $4,618.89 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, NADEEM Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,618.22 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, MEGAN L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $4,618.00 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENSON, CHRIS W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $4,617.80 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, ALBERT N, JR Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $4,617.76 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAGLE, RUTH N Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $4,617.72 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLAN, STEVEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,617.58 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOR, BRIAN M Employer name Wantagh Fire District Amount $4,617.00 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KEITH R Employer name Niagara County Amount $4,616.94 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, MELISSA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,616.71 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTON, BARRY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $4,616.70 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENCO, DANIEL C Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $4,616.30 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNATORE, MARIA C Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $4,616.13 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, PENNY G Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $4,615.75 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, GEENA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $4,615.64 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, KORTNEE B Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $4,615.51 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JULIE E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $4,615.41 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ERICA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $4,615.40 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELAR, ANNMARIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $4,615.40 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, THOMAS H Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $4,615.40 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JILL W Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $4,615.38 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, BRUNO F Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $4,615.20 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHLHOFF, KRISTEN A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $4,615.14 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, TYLER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,615.00 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBO, BRIANNE N Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $4,614.82 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCEY, NANETTE H Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $4,614.72 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE POALO, CASEY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,614.58 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNARI, KATELYN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,614.58 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMANDA L Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $4,614.24 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, CRYSTAL A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $4,614.24 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, ANDREW P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $4,614.00 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, JONNA M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $4,613.97 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLINSKI, DANIEL Employer name Eden CSD Amount $4,613.96 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBERG, BRANDON M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,613.75 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO RIVERA, JEFFERSON Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $4,613.70 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMBERT, ALLISON L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $4,613.33 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, NICHOLAS C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $4,613.15 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYTE, DENISE A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $4,613.15 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLOON, MELISSA A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $4,613.10 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $4,613.00 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, EDISON J, III Employer name Saratoga County Amount $4,612.82 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDRUM, INGRID L Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $4,612.50 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JUSTIN E Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $4,611.92 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIGNANO, ELIZABETH K Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $4,611.75 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CHARITY A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $4,611.70 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, YOSHIE Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $4,611.63 Date 03/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, MICHAEL R Employer name Erie County Amount $4,611.57 Date 07/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLONE, TRACY J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $4,611.41 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFUNTNER, SHANNON L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $4,611.31 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, JOHN E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $4,611.28 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, SHIRLEY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $4,611.28 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, EDENS Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $4,611.28 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, THEMBISA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $4,611.28 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISBON, JENNIFER A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $4,611.28 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, TYNEISHA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $4,611.28 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, VERONICA A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $4,610.88 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAYA, YESENIA I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $4,610.84 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARTHA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,610.50 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINICH, LAUREN R Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $4,610.40 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, PHILIP J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $4,610.39 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, LYNETTE F Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $4,610.19 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUCHES, KIMBERLY G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,610.00 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELMAN, CAMERON F Employer name Wayne County Amount $4,610.00 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELDER, CATHERINE A T Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $4,609.69 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAN, MEGHAN J Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $4,609.22 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWICK, JOHN J Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $4,609.18 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, STEWART Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $4,608.71 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, SEAN G Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $4,608.58 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYBOLT, DOROTHY A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $4,608.34 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LATASHA Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $4,608.26 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCHEAU, DAVID C, JR Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,607.91 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBRIZZI, FRANCES Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $4,607.87 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, GHAZALA I Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $4,607.86 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CONNIE M Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $4,607.75 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, JASMINE K Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $4,607.68 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATEHIS, CATHERINE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $4,607.50 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, LIAM J Employer name Oswego County Amount $4,607.50 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDAR, HELEN MARY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,607.29 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLING, KEVIN R Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $4,607.16 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELLER, SUSAN Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $4,606.87 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, CINDY D Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $4,606.76 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLNOSKE, CYNTHIA A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $4,606.63 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARELLI, VICTORIA E Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $4,606.50 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System