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 CRETER, STACEY A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $3,621.61 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLIN, JAMES T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $3,621.56 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, MICHAEL E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $3,621.22 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, CORY N Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $3,621.12 Date 06/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, JOSEPH G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $3,621.08 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKLEHURST, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $3,620.72 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJKOWSKI, GREGORY S Employer name Niagara County Amount $3,620.72 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, FREDERIC F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $3,620.69 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGERS, JOHN Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $3,620.50 Date 11/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MENT, DEANNA L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $3,620.21 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $3,620.01 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANTERPOOL, JASMINE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,619.50 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, DAVID M, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,619.49 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIS, DAWN R Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $3,619.38 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, BRITTANY E Employer name Department of Law Amount $3,619.20 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MAIA G Employer name Cornell University Amount $3,619.00 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER SEAMAN, DIANE L Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $3,619.00 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPAGNONE, ERIC M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $3,618.94 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEBRA J Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $3,618.62 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALENO, MICHAEL Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $3,618.50 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, KARRY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $3,618.45 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFORT, MARIE R Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $3,618.38 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLK, JESSICA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $3,618.00 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JANICE B Employer name Webster CSD Amount $3,618.00 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOISI, CATHI A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $3,617.92 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRORE, JOSEPH T Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $3,617.68 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNI, GABRIELLE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $3,617.26 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, CASSANDRA J Employer name Clinton County Amount $3,617.24 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DAVID J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,617.21 Date 08/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, RICHARD Employer name Village of Athens Amount $3,616.98 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, SARAH E Employer name Albany County Amount $3,616.83 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIER, GWENDELYN K Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $3,616.77 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, KRISTEN M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $3,616.76 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRATI, MARGARET Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $3,616.75 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSCOMB, MASHARH J Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $3,616.28 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMARDAK, RACHEL L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $3,616.23 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIDORAC, MICHELLE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $3,616.13 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASS, AMBER L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $3,616.07 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES-FLETCHER, ROBIN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $3,615.99 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GORDER, KAREN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $3,615.93 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEONE, ANN L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $3,615.61 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIMAN, THOMAS O Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $3,615.57 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, SEAN W Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $3,615.39 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIN, MARK E Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $3,614.90 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRLEY, BRIAN C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $3,614.82 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBURY, LYNNE A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $3,614.67 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ADAM J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $3,614.60 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLO, THOMAS B Employer name Madison County Amount $3,614.46 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, MARK S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $3,614.46 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, ANDREW J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $3,614.41 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, HEATHER T Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $3,614.10 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSTLE, BRENDAN A Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $3,613.50 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $3,613.14 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHN, LEE A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $3,612.86 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLYARD, DEAN D Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $3,612.72 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLEN, KAREN R Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $3,612.61 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SCOTT A Employer name Erie County Amount $3,612.61 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERESA S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $3,612.57 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, LINDA M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $3,612.51 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, LAURA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $3,612.50 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRO, AMANDA L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $3,612.50 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAMON, LATASHA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $3,612.10 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CARMEN I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $3,612.00 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, RONALD J Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $3,611.92 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ALESHA N Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $3,611.85 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, KEVIN S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $3,611.85 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORELLA, ANGELO A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $3,611.84 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHFORD, MARSHA A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $3,611.84 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JOSHUA Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $3,611.73 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZRALON, VICTORIA Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $3,611.62 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, PAUL J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $3,611.43 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANELL, TRACY L Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $3,611.22 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, SOPHIE A Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $3,611.22 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLTON, DIANE V Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $3,611.12 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, ANTHONY P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $3,610.96 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BENJAMIN D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $3,610.37 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESEL, COLLEEN A Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $3,610.13 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGEON, JESSICA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $3,609.73 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLAUME, JAYNES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $3,609.65 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVOCOOL, STEVEN D Employer name Village of Groton Amount $3,609.18 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YELEN, BRADLEY J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $3,609.14 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAURING, KELLY A Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $3,609.07 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, CHARISSA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $3,608.76 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIAN, ANI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,608.56 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNANT, JONATHAN R Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $3,608.55 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRESKI, BRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $3,608.24 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHANNON Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,608.00 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DOUGLAS A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $3,607.64 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, RYAN Employer name City of Oswego Amount $3,607.53 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SROKA, MARY E Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $3,607.46 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBLEY, PASHELL S Employer name Erie County Amount $3,607.39 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, SUSAN A Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $3,607.33 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JACK L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $3,607.20 Date 05/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORGER, JOEL Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $3,607.19 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTSFORD, SHANNYN M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $3,607.18 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMMENTI, BARBARA C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $3,607.00 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLINO, SAMUEL C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $3,606.99 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLRECHT, CHRISTINE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $3,606.98 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, JOHN E, JR Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $3,606.72 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOLVERINO, GREGORY P Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,606.70 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System