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 SAWICKI, NICHOLAS D Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $3,250.00 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, STEVEN E Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $3,250.00 Date 08/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ALLEN P Employer name Town of Easton Amount $3,250.00 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Hartwick Amount $3,250.00 Date 01/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, NOAH P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,250.00 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOHN H Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $3,250.00 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, SAMUEL A Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $3,250.00 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRE, DENET Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $3,250.00 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBIOFF, BRACHA S Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $3,250.00 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, GRANT C Employer name Village of Canisteo Amount $3,250.00 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Northport Amount $3,250.00 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOHN M Employer name Village of Oxford Amount $3,250.00 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, BARBARA E Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $3,249.99 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAAS, DEBORAH E Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $3,249.50 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIDGELL, ANN M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $3,249.25 Date 07/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMANN, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $3,249.25 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHIER, ERIC A Employer name Town of Granby Amount $3,249.00 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, CAROLYN M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $3,248.70 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, LARA N Employer name Ulster County Amount $3,248.70 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARLACK, JORDAN A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $3,248.51 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLER, JAMES C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $3,248.40 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, PATRICIA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $3,248.34 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDLER, LAURA A Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $3,248.31 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, MELISSA Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $3,248.00 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARTIN J, III Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $3,248.00 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, SAMANTHA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $3,247.75 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBAAREN, KAYLA N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $3,247.70 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWS, WENDY T Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $3,247.30 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROZD, BONNIE E Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $3,247.28 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, GARY Employer name Monroe County Amount $3,247.26 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARINA, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $3,247.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Mayfield Amount $3,247.00 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRIMA, PETER A, JR Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $3,246.80 Date 07/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ERIC L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,246.28 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANGI, KRISTINA C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $3,246.28 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWMORO, HUNTER C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $3,246.27 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SUSAN E Employer name Chemung County Amount $3,246.26 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, MEAGHAN K Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $3,246.25 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLTON, PATRICIA F Employer name Town of Greenwich Amount $3,246.23 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, DEANDRA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $3,246.05 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, DAWN M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $3,246.00 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELLEK, JOHN A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,245.86 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAKOM, ONYINYE W Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $3,245.44 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, THOMAS W Employer name Albany County Amount $3,245.40 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, SONYA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $3,245.17 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, MILLICENT Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $3,245.15 Date 11/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEFCOVIC, MARY ANNE Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $3,245.00 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JUSTIN S Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $3,244.90 Date 08/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKOWSKI, KATHERINE K Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $3,244.83 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMAGLIA, ROMINA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $3,244.81 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYLES, KATHLEEN M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $3,244.80 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGEON, ELZIBETA Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $3,244.76 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LOUISE A F Employer name Webster CSD Amount $3,244.69 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, RYAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,244.65 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, TYLER A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $3,244.60 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, KAREN A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $3,244.59 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSMER, SPENCER G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $3,244.07 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNIGAN, KIMBERLY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $3,244.03 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHBURY, FLORENCE J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $3,244.00 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETTY, GRACE R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $3,244.00 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADIO, NICHOLAS P, MR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,244.00 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SARA-KATE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $3,243.84 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, JULIE A Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $3,243.48 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, BRYAN D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $3,243.45 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRA, MICHAEL A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $3,243.30 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREATS, ADRIENNE N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,243.19 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $3,243.00 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, JOHN J, III Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $3,242.88 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDINE, LISA M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $3,242.77 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ERIC S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $3,242.54 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASILE, ALANNAH G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $3,242.50 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, DONNA M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $3,242.31 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $3,241.99 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEINWALD, MARILYN S Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $3,241.97 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, AMY L Employer name Town of Southold Amount $3,241.61 Date 11/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGELEY, BRYAN C Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $3,241.60 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULME, ALLISON M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $3,241.54 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAR, MICHELLE H Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $3,241.42 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RONDELL D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $3,241.42 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEW, STEPHEN C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $3,241.04 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADHAMS, GREGORY T Employer name Seneca County Amount $3,240.72 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, WILLIAM H Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $3,240.69 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, PENELOPE E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $3,240.09 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NATHAN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $3,240.06 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, JENNIFER A Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $3,240.00 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICK, WILLIAM A Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $3,240.00 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JONATHAN E Employer name Islip Fire District Amount $3,240.00 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUSTIN, SAMUEL Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $3,240.00 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRION, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $3,240.00 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVANI, LINDA J Employer name Town of Junius Amount $3,240.00 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXAM, DOUGLAS B Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $3,240.00 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONMILLER, CAROLYN A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $3,239.52 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, SCOTT J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $3,239.22 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, MARGARET L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $3,239.19 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTLING, CHANTEL S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $3,239.12 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODEK, KRISTIN A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $3,238.27 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, SONDRA L Employer name Orange County Amount $3,238.20 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODSON, MEAGHAN M Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $3,238.20 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, SHAUN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $3,237.51 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREUS, SAINT-HELENE Employer name Rockland County Amount $3,237.47 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System