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 LEONARD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,562.81 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKUCH, MONICA K Employer name Jefferson County Amount $4,562.50 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMORE, BRETT E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $4,562.38 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN-SIEGEL, SARAH J Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $4,562.25 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALIS, SANDOR P Employer name Town of Lawrence Amount $4,562.08 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEZZOSE, TINA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $4,561.95 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, DANIEL F Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $4,561.90 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, KIERSTEN R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,561.86 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ANTHONY C Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $4,561.66 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISENTIN, JOHN C Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $4,561.60 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALENO, BAILEY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $4,561.44 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGER, MARY CLARE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,561.28 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILIK, HENRY E Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $4,561.25 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTHOFER, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $4,561.12 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, KYLE M Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $4,560.95 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, SAMANTHA A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $4,560.68 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, LOGAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,560.68 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LISA D Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $4,560.13 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRIAN Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $4,560.13 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, NORBERTO Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $4,560.00 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERA, ANDI-JAY N Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $4,560.00 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, RAINA A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $4,560.00 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGHTMAN, JAMES L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,560.00 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,560.00 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRECKER, MARY L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,560.00 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUXTON DI MORO, DENISE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,559.91 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, HAILEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,559.90 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, KAREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,559.90 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, CAROLINE E Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $4,559.87 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTH, ASHLEY Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $4,559.85 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLORFANO, ROBERT J Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $4,559.79 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, DAVID W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,559.57 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBS, JAIME P Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $4,559.50 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SARAH J Employer name Franklin County Amount $4,559.39 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, JEROME S Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $4,557.83 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOMPORA, ASHLEY D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $4,557.75 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANES, ROSA Y Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $4,557.48 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, CAROLYN J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $4,556.59 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, SUSAN E Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $4,556.28 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGER, HEIDI S Employer name Town of Porter Amount $4,556.26 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKELFORD, AMANDA S Employer name Town of Porter Amount $4,556.26 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITENBACH, JESSICA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,556.25 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCES, MELISSA R Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $4,556.25 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDLAND, CRAIG M Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $4,555.90 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, JOANNA A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $4,555.67 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, JAMES E, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $4,555.51 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, MARCUS A Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $4,555.42 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDEL, PATRICK T Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $4,555.14 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOERL, REBECCA G Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $4,555.00 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHERTER, BROCK E Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $4,554.98 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAJADA C Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $4,554.89 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, COLLEEN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,554.86 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CAROL A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $4,554.55 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCO, BETHANY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $4,554.50 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOELTZ, JESSE C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $4,554.38 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, JUSTIN R Employer name City of Corning Amount $4,554.31 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KADANTHOD, REGI T Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $4,553.88 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, STEPHANY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,553.86 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, LAUREN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,553.86 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTMAN, TASHAUNDA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $4,553.63 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, LORI L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $4,553.57 Date 02/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, KELLIE J Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $4,553.21 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RACHAEL M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $4,553.18 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, KEVIN F Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $4,553.00 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCA, SONDRA Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $4,552.83 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, DYLAN G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,552.74 Date 06/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, KAYLA J Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $4,552.49 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITRE, BRIDGET M Employer name Sayville Library Amount $4,552.40 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOLAN, MARLEEN M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,552.35 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, DENISE B Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $4,552.02 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, JACOB W Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $4,552.00 Date 04/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NECKLES, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,552.00 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, TINA Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $4,551.94 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIMAN, MIRIAM Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $4,551.86 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KAYLEY B Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,551.82 Date 07/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, MISSY M Employer name Victor CSD Amount $4,551.60 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOTTAWA, LISA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $4,551.53 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BRIAN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $4,551.50 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLASSINO, RACHEL A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $4,551.27 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALUSTRI, TERESA M Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $4,551.05 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DEIRDRE V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,551.00 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIMINIANI, THOMAS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,550.79 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, DANIEL R Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $4,550.79 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHODKOWSKI, JANE R Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $4,550.67 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERHOUSE, COLEEN L Employer name Glens Falls Common Sd Amount $4,550.00 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $4,550.00 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS-FOSTER, JESSICA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,549.99 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLESWORTH, SHERI L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $4,549.86 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROBERT J Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $4,549.84 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JAMES P Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $4,549.62 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAGLUND, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $4,549.50 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOSHUA W Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $4,549.44 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUESS, ASHLEY L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $4,549.18 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, CATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $4,549.00 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, NICOLE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,548.97 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSAL, LUKE J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $4,548.96 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGER, COURTNEY R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $4,548.95 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWTHER, EDWARD W, JR Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $4,548.78 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, ANDREA E Employer name Corning Community College Amount $4,548.56 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECIASZKO, BOGDAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $4,548.00 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System