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 DAZZO, DENISE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,780.00 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, DENISE Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $3,780.00 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, MELISSA L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $3,780.00 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $3,779.98 Date 10/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDIE, JOSHUA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,779.87 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, STEPHANIE D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $3,779.77 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRA, JOHN M Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $3,779.21 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIRI, DOUGLAS Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $3,779.12 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, BERTRAM O, III Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $3,779.11 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, MEGHAN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,779.00 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, TERESA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,779.00 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENWAY, NICOLE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,779.00 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUERTY, HEATHER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,779.00 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHOU, NICOLE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,779.00 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, JENNY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,779.00 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, NANCY J Employer name Town of Stockholm Amount $3,779.00 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MATTHEW P Employer name Town of Stockholm Amount $3,779.00 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, HEATHER M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $3,778.80 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, SARAH E Employer name Broome County Amount $3,778.79 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, LUCILLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $3,778.52 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULINSKI, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $3,778.50 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KAMERON L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $3,778.38 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, HELEN Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $3,778.36 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREAN, KATHLEEN R Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $3,777.96 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $3,777.90 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIGNATO, VICTORIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $3,777.75 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANN, YVETTE N, MS Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $3,777.74 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, RENEE M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $3,777.52 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBERT H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $3,777.51 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NILSSON, ERIN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $3,777.40 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $3,777.36 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, SUE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $3,777.20 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, TIMOTHY J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $3,777.11 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERS, SERGE O Employer name Albany County Amount $3,777.07 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PETER E Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $3,776.71 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRICCHIO, MARIA L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $3,776.25 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZEO, ANNA M Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $3,776.08 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIMIRO, PETER J Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $3,775.89 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINELLA, DENISE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $3,775.79 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLEY, SAMUEL R Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $3,775.74 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, TABATHA J Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $3,775.00 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SLYKE, MAUREEN M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $3,774.61 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DAVID V Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $3,774.56 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, DENISE D Employer name Orange County Amount $3,774.55 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLETT, JOSHUA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $3,774.42 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDBERG, TIMOTHY A Employer name Erie County Amount $3,774.23 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEMANN, ERIN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $3,774.00 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUBENREISSER, ALYSSA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,774.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, SUSAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $3,773.90 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, MITCHELL C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $3,773.59 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARCUS W Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $3,773.45 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, KEVIN J Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $3,773.32 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, LISA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $3,773.14 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, DARRYL K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $3,773.01 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJAK, ROSEANN C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $3,772.85 Date 05/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, PAULA G Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $3,772.20 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, BRANDON J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $3,772.00 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFF, DANA E Employer name Town of Hartford Amount $3,771.98 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRES, FELIX M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $3,771.48 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRA, MATTHEW W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $3,771.04 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $3,771.00 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, SHEILA M Employer name Village of Menands Amount $3,770.76 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JUSTIN D Employer name Erie County Amount $3,770.63 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, FLORENCE D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $3,770.48 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSSEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Williamson Public Library Amount $3,770.01 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, NANCY J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $3,770.00 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSLUSZNY, NICOLE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $3,769.96 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFFER, WENDY G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $3,769.92 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONE, LISA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $3,769.86 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, JAMES J, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $3,769.84 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAWSON, JEREMY S Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $3,769.50 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOVALCHIK, BRENT A Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $3,769.30 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENQUEST, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Clinton County Amount $3,769.25 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAO, KENNETH M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $3,769.22 Date 10/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDREWICZ, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $3,769.22 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDO, JAMES A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $3,769.12 Date 02/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, KASEY M Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $3,768.96 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, LIAM D Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $3,768.75 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DANIEL Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $3,768.75 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAN, JULIAN M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $3,768.64 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, DAVID A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $3,768.60 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETO, JOHN T Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $3,768.46 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, NIRMALA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,768.06 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, ERIK I Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $3,768.03 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, JOHN D Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $3,768.02 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSO, KERRI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,767.96 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, TESSA S Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $3,767.80 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIANG, AIMIN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $3,767.67 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, TAMMY K Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $3,767.47 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, MICHAEL E Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $3,767.35 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, LINDA M Employer name Village of Cold Spring Amount $3,767.28 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MELISSA L Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $3,767.25 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, COLLEEN L Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $3,767.24 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDJOE, MARGARET R Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $3,767.04 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINSABAUGH, RICHARD T Employer name Town of Portage Amount $3,766.98 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLASHON, DAVID J, II Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $3,766.70 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Canton Amount $3,766.62 Date 01/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIKES, RODNEY J Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $3,766.27 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, ERIN E Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $3,766.25 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFBERG, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $3,766.25 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System