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 FAIRCLOTH, JOHNNIE R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,159.30 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, GREGORY D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,159.30 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAN, ERIC S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,159.02 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUA, SUSAN T Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $4,159.00 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKIN, NICHOLAS B Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $4,158.96 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, ASHLEY R Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $4,158.96 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKO, KEVIN M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $4,158.89 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHAEL B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,158.56 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAY, JAMES S Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $4,158.01 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENGLEIN, MATTHEW C Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $4,158.00 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, CAROLINE C Employer name Village of Cazenovia Amount $4,158.00 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAIPOVICH, JOSEPH J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $4,157.84 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYS, ASHLEY A Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $4,157.81 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UCKERT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,157.42 Date 09/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNO, JAMES A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $4,157.26 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACVIE, WILLIAM A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $4,157.12 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, VERA K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $4,157.08 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, COLTON J Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,156.92 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, STEVEN A Employer name Nesconset Fire District Amount $4,156.88 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRO, TRACY E Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $4,156.65 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLADIK, RYAN L Employer name Village of Stamford Amount $4,156.28 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, BRIAN E Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $4,156.25 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, YOLANDA M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $4,156.14 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO-GAO, CARMEN R Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $4,156.14 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETARO, JANE F Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $4,155.74 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $4,155.40 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANVRANKEN, NICOLE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,155.31 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUZANNE T Employer name Salem CSD Amount $4,155.04 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESBYE, SCOTT R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $4,155.03 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ERNESTO E Employer name Malone CSD Amount $4,155.00 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLHAUS, TRACEY A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $4,154.61 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, DANIEL P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,154.40 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, DAKOTA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,154.28 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRA, EDWARD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,154.25 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEBLER, DAVID J Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $4,154.07 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, MARK H Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $4,153.95 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIESTO, RYAN Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $4,153.86 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTI, PETER A Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $4,153.85 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DANIEL C, III Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $4,153.84 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JILL E Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $4,153.74 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHAROLINE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,153.47 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARA, EMILY K Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $4,153.46 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAMINA, NORDIA S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,153.40 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUERNHAMER, NOLA J Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $4,153.26 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAESCHLER, MONIQUE L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $4,153.20 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, STACY B Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,153.14 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, ERIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,153.09 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINSEEL, ANNE J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $4,152.81 Date 06/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES L Employer name Oswego County Amount $4,152.75 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIOPLENE, SHANNON M Employer name Genesee County Amount $4,152.70 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGORY D Employer name Westchester County Amount $4,152.43 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROGER A W Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $4,151.88 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, WILLIAM M Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $4,151.87 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROHARD, TINA G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $4,151.85 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAL, MONICA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $4,151.77 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FEVER, KYLIE A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $4,151.58 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPOULIS, VASILIKI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $4,151.49 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, CARTER Q Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $4,151.25 Date 06/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADO, DAVID M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,151.20 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHELLE Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,151.20 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANTO, RENEE C Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $4,151.00 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANA, LYNNE C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $4,150.54 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DONALD J Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $4,149.96 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDHRAJ, DEBORAH R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,149.87 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, IRENE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,149.87 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANO-SCHARA, JOSEPH L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $4,149.82 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCIDIACONO, JAMES M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,149.61 Date 07/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOPP, ANTHONY R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $4,149.60 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, ERIC J Employer name Broome County Amount $4,149.49 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATIELLO, DANIEL S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $4,148.99 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTWELL, MELANIE A Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $4,148.96 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEANNA L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $4,148.95 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGNIER, AMANDA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $4,148.72 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, CLASHEKA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $4,148.51 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NDUKWE, VALENTINE N Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $4,148.00 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTUNG, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Orchard Park Amount $4,148.00 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGENKAMP, FRANCIS T Employer name Village of Orchard Park Amount $4,148.00 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MATTHEW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $4,147.78 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, HIPING Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $4,147.50 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFARDICE, CYNTHIA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,147.24 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, LAURA E Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $4,147.20 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGAR, MEREDITH L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,147.01 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, EUGENE M Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $4,146.96 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGHTINGALE, KATHARINE M Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $4,146.96 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLESHESKI, PETER Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $4,146.96 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ARNOLD F Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $4,146.96 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVENELL, MAXWELL Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $4,146.69 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JEFFREY M Employer name Erie County Amount $4,146.55 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, GRETCHEN J Employer name Groton CSD Amount $4,146.34 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANC, HOPE V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,146.13 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $4,146.00 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, BRENAE K Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $4,145.78 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER R Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $4,145.47 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHERYL A Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $4,145.47 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FAUL-COON, EMILY R Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $4,145.45 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, VICTORIA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $4,144.92 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIOS MEJIA, MARLEEN Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,144.90 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, ELISSA Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $4,144.81 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHARD, LINDSAY J Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $4,144.80 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POISSANT, PAMELA I Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $4,144.80 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System