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 SHUFELT, MARIA Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $4,513.95 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CASEY L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $4,513.85 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALERO, BEATRIZ Employer name Westchester County Amount $4,513.80 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROIS, CHRISTINA V Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $4,513.55 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARDI, ANTOINETTE F Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,513.52 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, ANNETTE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $4,513.51 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMON, LOGAN C Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,513.50 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, STEFANIE Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $4,513.50 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, MEAGAN A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $4,513.45 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, PAUL E Employer name Wayne County Amount $4,513.44 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOCCA, AMANDA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $4,512.83 Date 02/17/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, ELLEN M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $4,512.73 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, SARAH A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $4,512.72 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KAITLIN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,512.52 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SISTI, VINCENT J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $4,512.17 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, AMY L Employer name Addison CSD Amount $4,511.99 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODFORD, JAMIE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $4,511.81 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RUTILLA Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $4,511.53 Date 01/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN OSTRAND, MICHELLE R Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $4,511.26 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURR, ALISSA F Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $4,511.26 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, ANNETTE Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $4,511.00 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, OLIVIA C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $4,510.80 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, ANTHONY K Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $4,510.75 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELLY, VIRGINIA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $4,510.72 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, CHERIE G Employer name Broome County Amount $4,510.13 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMO, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Brasher Amount $4,510.00 Date 12/18/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERESTON, EBONY R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,509.68 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, ELIZABETH L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $4,509.26 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGSTAFF, KENNETH R Employer name Candor CSD Amount $4,509.00 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, NICOLE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,508.97 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSEY, MELISSA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,508.69 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSQUADRO, STELLA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,508.17 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARA, JONATHAN H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $4,507.51 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, ANDREW M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,507.50 Date 02/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSA, ILENE B Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $4,507.29 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, BROCK C Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $4,507.28 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHATZ, MICHELLE I Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $4,507.10 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, STEVEN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $4,506.87 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINFORD, TAMMY B Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $4,506.25 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, WILLIAM S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $4,506.07 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, DALE L Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $4,506.04 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, EDDIE C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,505.90 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CONNIE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $4,505.72 Date 06/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CONNIE L Employer name Seneca County Amount $4,505.64 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,505.62 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGOWAN, BRIAN S Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $4,505.52 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, CARRIE J Employer name Genesee Finger Lks Reg Plan Bd Amount $4,505.28 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, JOAN P Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $4,505.05 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONELLI, DONNA M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $4,505.00 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDRIN, SARAH E Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,505.00 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARY E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,504.80 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIACZEK, CASMIRE J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $4,504.72 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, DANIELLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,504.50 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSNEY, JEAN L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $4,504.21 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, PENNY Employer name Erie County Amount $4,504.05 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LEONARD W Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $4,503.82 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWADLY, KATE S Employer name Erie County Amount $4,503.68 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROVEC, DAVID M Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $4,503.51 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JESSICA L Employer name Wyoming CSD Amount $4,503.51 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, TOWANNA R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $4,503.37 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, LEAH C Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $4,503.00 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCENZA, MICHAEL J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $4,502.69 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EDWIN R, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $4,502.64 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDOLIVA, RACHEL F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,502.50 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRIZZI, LINA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $4,502.26 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, CALEB J Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $4,501.89 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JILL L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $4,501.40 Date 09/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBELLO, LUIGI A Employer name City of Albany Amount $4,501.07 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, SALINA J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $4,501.07 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSOFSKY, LAURA A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,501.00 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMBHARD, TAVIS C Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $4,500.84 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSKI, AARON G Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $4,500.50 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASET, CHRISTINA M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $4,500.38 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CLINT D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $4,500.24 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDI, RAYMOND W Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $4,500.08 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EANNAZZO, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $4,500.08 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINKER, MARK F Employer name Allegany County Amount $4,500.00 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCHO, FRANK P, SR Employer name City of Corning Amount $4,500.00 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCINI, FRANK J Employer name City of Corning Amount $4,500.00 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILZ, JOSEPH W, III Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $4,500.00 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMET, MICHAEL J Employer name Melrose Fire District Amount $4,500.00 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, AARON M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $4,500.00 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, JORGE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $4,500.00 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELDER, DANIEL J Employer name Salem CSD Amount $4,500.00 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, TERRY Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,500.00 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, KAREN L Employer name Town of Amboy Amount $4,500.00 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ROY W Employer name Town of Bangor Amount $4,500.00 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRISS, LINDSAY I Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $4,500.00 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE, HOLLY J Employer name Town of Easton Amount $4,500.00 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DANIEL B Employer name Town of Easton Amount $4,500.00 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHASSLER, KARYN B Employer name Town of Ghent Amount $4,500.00 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZON, JAMES S Employer name Town of Middleburgh Amount $4,500.00 Date 10/18/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TODD A Employer name Town of Middlebury Amount $4,500.00 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Minetto Amount $4,500.00 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURKOWSKI, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Pine Plains Amount $4,500.00 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $4,500.00 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORENZ, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Pulteney Amount $4,500.00 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSMAN, GREGORY A Employer name Town of Sherman Amount $4,500.00 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEHS, BENNO G Employer name Town of Willet Amount $4,500.00 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, BRAD P Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $4,500.00 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System