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 VELASQUEZ, TOMY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $4,232.18 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVITT, MARY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,231.85 Date 12/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHMAN, AIDAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,231.85 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLARZ, CHRISTINA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,231.85 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGER, ASHLEY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,231.85 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOSKY, CHERYL A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $4,231.73 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA ROMERO, RICHARD P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $4,231.55 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMILYEA, DANA L Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $4,231.50 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, MARK R Employer name Delaware County Amount $4,231.49 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLKA, JORIAN J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,231.40 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY J Employer name Village of Brocton Amount $4,231.26 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSE, NANCY B Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $4,231.08 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHECK, BRETT A Employer name Town of Busti Amount $4,230.80 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TOUCHE, PETRANELLA R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $4,230.78 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOGHT, JAMES S Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $4,230.76 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, COURTNEY E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $4,230.36 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, SUSAN E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $4,230.36 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, NICOLE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $4,230.36 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINCA, AIMEE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $4,230.36 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, WENDY S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $4,230.36 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZMAN, BRUNO G Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $4,230.24 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, PAUL Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $4,230.22 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, BEVERLY A Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $4,229.58 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, DEVON N Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,229.52 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, ESSIE F Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $4,229.39 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITZO, TONIA S Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,229.17 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANANIADIS, STEFAN Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $4,228.92 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKNER, VICTORIA R Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $4,228.90 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDELLA, ASHLEY E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $4,228.70 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, VALERIE L Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $4,228.45 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, DIANA M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,228.13 Date 07/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAARE, JILLIAN A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,228.09 Date 07/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, CHRISTINE D Employer name Broome County Amount $4,227.88 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIOTTI, LOUIS P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,227.86 Date 10/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, DAVID H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,227.86 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPFERMAN, RICHARD A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,227.86 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONOFRY, ROBERT A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,227.86 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, STACY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,227.86 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, CONNIE L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $4,227.85 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATANIA, ROBBIN M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $4,227.75 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE E Employer name Steuben County Amount $4,227.75 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECHENE, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $4,227.03 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, CRAIG J Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $4,227.03 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIN, KRISHNA S Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $4,227.00 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-PHILLIPS, KAYSHA Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $4,226.49 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, VICKY L Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $4,226.48 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL H Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $4,226.40 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCERBO, JORDAN P Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $4,226.25 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI RISIO, LORELLA Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $4,226.19 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $4,225.94 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, DONNA Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $4,225.38 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONAN, DAVID M Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $4,225.31 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FULLER, PENNY S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $4,225.12 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIDSTER, RACHEL A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,225.00 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, SARAH A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,224.74 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLERS, MICHELE M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $4,224.70 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFUS, RICHARD N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,224.56 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, DANIEL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,224.40 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, ANGEL V Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $4,224.39 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZYNSKI, MICHAEL W Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $4,224.32 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINI, GINA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $4,224.32 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Scott Amount $4,224.24 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSASCO, LAUREN A Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $4,224.09 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERCK, GREGORY J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $4,224.07 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, TERESA M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $4,224.00 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, MATTHEW C Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $4,224.00 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, MICHAEL J, III Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $4,224.00 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, BRIAN W Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $4,224.00 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, RIGOBERTO Employer name Westchester County Amount $4,224.00 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCZKOWSKI, RICHARD J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $4,223.54 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAFEDE, KAREN A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $4,223.14 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, BETH G Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $4,223.00 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDRESAR, DONNA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $4,222.88 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFUTTI, THOMAS Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $4,222.48 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSHANE, KAYLA P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,222.40 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELELLO, DOMINICK T Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,222.19 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTADONNA, KATELYN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,221.75 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PHILLIPS, JESAKA F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $4,221.72 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELBIG, WENDY L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $4,221.64 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MILUSKA P Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $4,221.58 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBIS, PATRICK W Employer name Erie County Amount $4,221.25 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKISSON, NOAH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $4,221.24 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREDENBURG, KELLY M Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $4,221.19 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHAD M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $4,221.09 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, TAMARA L Employer name Town of Triangle Amount $4,221.00 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, ROBERT C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,220.86 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTEBAERT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Ontario County Amount $4,220.75 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, LUISE M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,220.58 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER E Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $4,220.32 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, ANN MARIE Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $4,220.19 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JULIA A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $4,220.19 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARETE, TAMMY L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $4,220.14 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA HOZ, NANCY L Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $4,220.00 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL ROSSO, MICHAEL P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,219.85 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WALTER L, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4,219.68 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, KRIS A Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $4,219.64 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECK, MICHAEL G Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $4,219.58 Date 08/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JULIO A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $4,219.31 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADASAK, MARY C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $4,219.28 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNER, ELIZABETH S Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $4,219.14 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System