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 SCHULDES, ADAM P Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $4,024.86 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, LISA E Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $4,024.82 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, NEIL T, JR Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $4,024.64 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWAIZER, KRISTINA Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $4,024.53 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DEIRDRE J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $4,024.43 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JOSITA Employer name City of Albany Amount $4,024.23 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCOT, HENRY K Employer name Schuyler County Amount $4,024.16 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GIESEN, ALI E Employer name City of Auburn Amount $4,024.00 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARADZI, KELSEY D Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $4,024.00 Date 07/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLIPINSKI, JAYNE M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $4,023.59 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANARA, KRISTIN A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $4,023.40 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BLAKE W Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,023.00 Date 12/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTLOCK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,023.00 Date 12/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, JEREMY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,022.89 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, KYLE P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $4,022.57 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, PAUL J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $4,022.48 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLBRECHT, AMBER L Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $4,022.26 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, ANTHONY Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $4,022.23 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WILLIAM M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,022.16 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TYLER W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,022.10 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, EVAN E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $4,022.05 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ALEXANDER Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $4,022.05 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $4,022.00 Date 04/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUNCALI, LEANNA Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $4,021.94 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUR, EVAN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,021.92 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLASKO, JULIE ANN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $4,021.53 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, EDWARD P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $4,021.47 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEN, JEFFREY Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $4,020.90 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINELLA, ANTHONY M Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $4,020.89 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ-LODES, MARGARET Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,020.69 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, TERRENCE JOHN Employer name Rockland County Amount $4,020.51 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $4,020.50 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, CIERA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,020.44 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIBONE, ANTHONY J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $4,020.26 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, GLENYS A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $4,020.25 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETT, KYLIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $4,020.22 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, COLETTE G Employer name Department of Health Amount $4,020.21 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, KEVIN S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $4,020.03 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULOMBE, KAREN A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $4,020.00 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Blenheim Amount $4,020.00 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BADTS, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $4,019.94 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKEL, WILLIAM H Employer name Orange County Amount $4,019.85 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JEFFLYNNE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4,019.82 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATHRICK, BRANDON C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $4,019.31 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIERHOLZER, DANIELLE L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $4,019.26 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADSON, CRYSTAL N Employer name City of Middletown Amount $4,019.23 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMEISTER, ERIC M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $4,019.23 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, EDMUND R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,018.99 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELTON, DANIEL D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $4,018.91 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZ, ALICE Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $4,018.56 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIOTTA, TIMOTHY H Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $4,018.16 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, SAMANTHA L Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $4,018.10 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNETH, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $4,018.00 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, WILLIAM D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $4,017.65 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIDERSKI, JAMES J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $4,017.60 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYUG, JASON M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,017.35 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEJARNIK, RHONDA L Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $4,017.29 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIES, JUSTIN M Employer name Marion CSD Amount $4,017.10 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHANAL, DAMBER Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $4,016.48 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, LOUIS T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $4,016.38 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALOR-CUEVAS, PAULINE M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,016.34 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, KRISTYN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $4,016.25 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, DYLAN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $4,016.25 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LISA L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $4,016.01 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINZ, PAULA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $4,015.89 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHLEY, SARAH E Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $4,015.88 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURL, RENE L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $4,015.60 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, DONOVAN J Employer name Washington County Amount $4,015.26 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSILLO, GREGORY J Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $4,015.16 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, KIRK P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,015.06 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, JOSEPH N Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $4,015.00 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACOB T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,015.00 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANORI, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Webster Amount $4,015.00 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $4,014.69 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA NAUE, DEISE Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $4,014.30 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, NICHOLAS M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $4,014.10 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE DOMINICK, WHITNEY R Employer name Corning Community College Amount $4,014.06 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $4,013.88 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, GILLIAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $4,013.81 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, MARIA L Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $4,013.35 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, COURTNEY E Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $4,013.05 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DOROTHY A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,012.78 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENHARD, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Corfu Amount $4,012.67 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGISTE, PHINNETON Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $4,012.50 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, DONALD T, III Employer name City of Oswego Amount $4,012.50 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRITT, WILLIAM S Employer name Westchester County Amount $4,012.50 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, ALEXANDRIA L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $4,012.48 Date 05/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANIA, ALLISON T Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $4,012.32 Date 07/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, MERCY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,012.12 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESAP, SARAH J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,011.88 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JESSICA M Employer name Warren County Amount $4,011.82 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, MELISSA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,011.70 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRONE, TERESA M Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $4,011.58 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MACKENZIE E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $4,011.40 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHOISKY, GREGORY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $4,011.34 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, MARIA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,010.76 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DESTINY I Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,010.67 Date 07/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, MELONY D Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $4,010.54 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNELLEY, TROY G Employer name Town of Ellery Amount $4,010.00 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAEZ, MICHELLE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $4,009.83 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System