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 OEFELEIN, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $3,805.05 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, KRISTINE A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $3,804.87 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIETO, JUAN C Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $3,804.84 Date 03/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAROWSKI, DOROTHY C Employer name Goshen Public Library Amount $3,804.65 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICKER, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $3,804.60 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, BRENDAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,804.50 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BRIAN D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $3,804.22 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, REBECCA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $3,804.01 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, MEGAN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $3,803.90 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ANTHONY M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $3,803.69 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TROY W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $3,803.69 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, MINA NASSO Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $3,803.63 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, DARRYL D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $3,803.50 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, VIENNA J Employer name City of Troy Amount $3,803.18 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, TREVOR J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $3,802.78 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWASNIEWSKI, JOANNE C Employer name Town of Forestport Amount $3,802.68 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $3,802.66 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STASIO, KATHLEEN S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $3,802.50 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAFSNYDER, SUSANNAH K Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $3,802.50 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYE, THERESA A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $3,802.41 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, DAWN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $3,802.37 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, MALIA M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $3,802.13 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JOSEPH M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $3,802.08 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, NICOLE C Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $3,801.98 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, PAULETTE N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $3,801.85 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUERNHAMER, NOLA J Employer name Barker CSD Amount $3,801.83 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STACEY N Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $3,801.77 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFONCE, MELISSA C Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $3,801.72 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKES, KRISTA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $3,801.38 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHERYL D Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $3,801.16 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSBREE, MICHELLE P Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $3,801.10 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, ANDREA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $3,801.01 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JO ANN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $3,800.73 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENDOLA, MEGAN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $3,800.51 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, MERCEDES Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $3,800.50 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, NATHALIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $3,800.50 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABU PHILIP, JEENA Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $3,800.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANGELA R Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $3,800.25 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, JILL A Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $3,800.16 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, TYRONE K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $3,800.14 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, TIM J Employer name Erie County Amount $3,800.09 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COIRO, ANTHONY B Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $3,800.08 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGG, RAYMOND W Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $3,800.08 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMENZA, DOLPH J Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $3,800.08 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EMEL M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $3,800.00 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, JOSHUA L Employer name Kenilworth Fire District #2 Amount $3,800.00 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, LOUIS N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $3,800.00 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MAUN P Employer name Town of Eden Amount $3,800.00 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, THOMAS O Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $3,800.00 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, VICKIE L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $3,799.78 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, DYLAN P Employer name Town of Southold Amount $3,799.59 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LAURA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,799.58 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, DEREK M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $3,799.35 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSEK, DIANNE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $3,799.27 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEINER, ERIK N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,799.01 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINO, LISA M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $3,799.00 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, CARRIE L Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $3,798.90 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMJATTAN, ALEXANDER C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $3,798.83 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, GARY W Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $3,798.82 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTOIA, ROSS P Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $3,798.54 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, KATRINA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,798.48 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ETHEL Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $3,798.28 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $3,798.15 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXWARE, CECILE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $3,798.09 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOTERA, CHERYL L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $3,797.95 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTA, MADELINE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $3,797.93 Date 08/24/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JOHN A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $3,797.91 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICKLER, HOLLIE K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $3,797.79 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, MARTIN A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $3,797.79 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE GEORGE, MANDY L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $3,797.76 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSANA, ERICA A Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $3,797.63 Date 01/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMAR, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $3,797.60 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DAMION L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $3,797.51 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITH, BRIDGET M Employer name Huntington Memorial Library Amount $3,797.50 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $3,797.28 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARUZZO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $3,797.10 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, CORTNEY L Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $3,797.01 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCHINI, ROBERT L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $3,796.69 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DANIELLE J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,796.63 Date 07/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, MARY I Employer name Erie County Amount $3,796.53 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, SARA E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $3,796.47 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALINSKI, LAUREN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,796.42 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CECELIA M Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $3,796.25 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TONYA Q, MS Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $3,796.22 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTZ, JOETTE C Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $3,796.20 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JULIA L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $3,796.10 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITO, CHRISTINA Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $3,796.00 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCK, KATHERINE R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $3,796.00 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VORT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,796.00 Date 10/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLETTIERI, LYNDA-JO Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $3,795.97 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, BANG T Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $3,795.76 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAROMI, MICHELE E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $3,795.65 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ELIZABETH S Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $3,795.52 Date 02/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DALE Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $3,795.52 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGILIO, NICOLE M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $3,795.39 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, SCOTT A Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $3,795.16 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIETTA, THEODORE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,795.06 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAING, ANGELICA D Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $3,795.00 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATWELL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $3,795.00 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $3,794.90 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System