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 JONES, EBONY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $4,483.19 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZ, NATALIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $4,483.13 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWREY, TINA Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $4,483.10 Date 12/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAEGER, JACOB M Employer name Canton CSD Amount $4,482.75 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, MARK E Employer name City of Olean Amount $4,482.50 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAVITZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,482.29 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOVAK, CHRISTINE E Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $4,482.00 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIESEMEYER, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Keene Amount $4,481.99 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEMANN, JOSEPH N Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $4,481.86 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STEPHAN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $4,481.48 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKIL, MICHAEL D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,481.45 Date 06/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, LUZ E Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $4,481.41 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMONDS-COUNCUIL, NADIA M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $4,481.41 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MACY J Employer name Village of Attica Amount $4,481.26 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINMAN, ALEXA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $4,481.14 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLDEN, MARDEA I T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $4,480.95 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFFENDEN, ERIN M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $4,480.86 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, AREN N Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,480.52 Date 06/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADLOCK, BARBARA A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $4,480.50 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TYLER D Employer name Village of Bolivar Amount $4,480.50 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MICHELE A Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $4,480.40 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZZA, TARA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $4,480.20 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOANNE M Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $4,480.12 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD R Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $4,480.11 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, EILEEN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $4,480.00 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, DOMINIQUE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $4,480.00 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, KIRK A Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $4,480.00 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, CASEY D Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $4,480.00 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTOCK, SARA G Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,479.95 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, JESSICA L Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $4,479.84 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KEITH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $4,479.65 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, CONOR L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,479.40 Date 07/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERRIS M Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,479.20 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARAGNOLO, GLORIA F Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $4,479.14 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ALEXIS N Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $4,478.75 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, JOSHUA L Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $4,478.58 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, AURORA B Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $4,478.47 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLAH, YUSUF G Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $4,477.88 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Erie County Amount $4,477.83 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXEL, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $4,477.54 Date 05/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, NANCY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $4,477.26 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JESSE J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $4,477.16 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, JEANETTE L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $4,477.16 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, MATTHEW D Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $4,477.01 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, COLEEN T Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $4,476.98 Date 11/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZAR, CHERYL E Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $4,476.96 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSE, ALEX W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,476.64 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSIG, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $4,476.60 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLEY, KRISTIN A Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $4,476.27 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELBURG, NICOLE D Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $4,476.04 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWE, ALLYSON E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,476.00 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LAURIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $4,475.97 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKOMSKI, KATHLEEN K Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $4,475.96 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTLE, DAVID C Employer name Oneida County Amount $4,475.80 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, ALEXIS M Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $4,475.78 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, MATTHEW J Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $4,475.70 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIG, NANCY F Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $4,475.65 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, WENDY P Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $4,475.25 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRATSLEY, FREDERICK L, JR Employer name Village of Dundee Amount $4,475.00 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGHT, DOUGLAS H Employer name Sullivan County Amount $4,474.82 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOTOFF, AIMEE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $4,474.80 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTE, JOANNE E Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $4,474.71 Date 10/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIN, CHRISTINA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $4,474.67 Date 01/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, GIOVANNI D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $4,474.26 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, JENNIFER A Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $4,474.14 Date 03/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, KELLY A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $4,473.80 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, JAMES R Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $4,473.73 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DUSTY D Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $4,473.43 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, THERESA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,473.00 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSON, MICHAEL T, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,472.42 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEITZ, PAMELA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $4,472.39 Date 04/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, LAURA L Employer name Albany County Amount $4,472.26 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, AMY R Employer name Chemung County Amount $4,472.02 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, JENNIFER L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $4,471.74 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, KAI C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,471.74 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, AMY Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $4,471.60 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KIMBERLY J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $4,471.32 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CODY W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $4,471.26 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTNER, SCOTT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,471.23 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, STEPHANIE A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $4,471.21 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPO, DONNA R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $4,471.18 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECKERLE, TERRIE N J Employer name Erie County Amount $4,470.75 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYCKE, KERI A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,470.59 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, DANIEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $4,470.51 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTCH, CHARLES H Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $4,470.50 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $4,470.47 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, KELLY Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $4,470.39 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDD, JILL M Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $4,470.00 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON-PALM, CAROLYN E Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $4,469.89 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, STEVEN M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $4,469.60 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, NAKESHIA L Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $4,469.05 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LASHAWNA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,469.00 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROEHLICH, MARIO L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,469.00 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, DEIRDRE N Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,468.80 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DONALD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,468.77 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDOR, MARIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,468.77 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, ZACHERY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,468.75 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, SCOTT J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $4,468.74 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, TAKEIA N Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $4,468.00 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, VANESSA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,468.00 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System