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 DAVIS, MARY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,981.13 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANARO, KATHRYN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,981.13 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOLI, MIRANDA L Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $2,980.84 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, SHELBY Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $2,980.75 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, QIANG Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $2,980.60 Date 01/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMADHIN, SHALENDRA S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $2,980.55 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODDERS, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $2,980.54 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRYOR, KATHERINE S Employer name City of Oneida Amount $2,980.44 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, DAVID J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,980.44 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBER, LAURA L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $2,980.31 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KAILYN E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $2,980.28 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENCHENT, JONATHAN T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,979.78 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRAVIS J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $2,979.38 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONNEBERG, JACOB A Employer name Village of Cattaraugus Amount $2,979.38 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMESSO, DOMINICK C Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $2,979.38 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, JOSHUA B Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $2,979.27 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, PATRICK M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $2,979.20 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DONNA J Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $2,979.12 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKENMEYER, WILLIAM A Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $2,979.08 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, BARTLEY L Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $2,979.00 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, GEORGE J, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,979.00 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Le Roy Amount $2,978.76 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SARAH E Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $2,978.70 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENDRON, KATY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $2,978.60 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JAMES G Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,978.55 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JAMES G Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $2,978.55 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLMER, RAYMOND J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $2,978.44 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $2,978.33 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JAMES M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $2,977.86 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERRE, THONY Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $2,977.77 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, ABIGAYL A Employer name Albany County Amount $2,977.50 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, SABRINA M Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $2,977.50 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUEGER, HELEN S Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $2,977.21 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIBEL, MATTHEW J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $2,977.20 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEBERG, LAUREN A Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $2,976.30 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, CATHERINE A Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $2,976.00 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNTING, DEBRA R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $2,975.95 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MIGUEL A, JR Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $2,975.87 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASS, CORI L Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $2,975.61 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAUL A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $2,975.50 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $2,975.30 Date 01/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JESSICA C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $2,975.13 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, EMILY G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $2,975.00 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, BRYAN Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $2,975.00 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSBURG, TROY W Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $2,975.00 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMAN-ROTH, RYAN R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $2,975.00 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFAVE-BICKFORD, EILEEN J Employer name Town of Caledonia Amount $2,975.00 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBES, FRANK E Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $2,975.00 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUSEEF, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Village of Mcgraw Amount $2,975.00 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, SUSAN S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $2,974.74 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEI, TRICIA L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $2,974.22 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, KENDRA M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $2,974.11 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $2,974.08 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKITOWSKI, DAN P Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $2,973.60 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA-PANKO, RUTH Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $2,973.60 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, DIANE W Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $2,973.60 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKOSKI, SAMANTHA R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $2,973.48 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELF, CARRIE A D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $2,973.48 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DAVID J, II Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $2,973.35 Date 06/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MAXWELL A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $2,973.16 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SYLVIE M Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $2,972.94 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETHANY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $2,972.92 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, MARIE W Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,972.89 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, CINDY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $2,972.83 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, LYNN MARIE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $2,972.21 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPORTELLO, KRISTEN N Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $2,972.07 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, AUDREY Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $2,972.00 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARFORD, CHARLES W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $2,971.99 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIANCOLA, ERIC N Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $2,971.91 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JEANNINE M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $2,971.80 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPFER-ELSROTH, LOUISE M Employer name Putnam County Amount $2,971.72 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACCHIA, N EMILY ANN Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $2,971.71 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, JONATHAN A Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $2,971.63 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CAMERON C Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $2,971.16 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, OTELLE O Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $2,971.00 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, HEIDI J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $2,970.80 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SHIRLEY A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $2,970.77 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, KENNETH J Employer name Manhasset Park District Amount $2,970.40 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, JASON J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $2,970.38 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, KALLOWAY L Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $2,970.31 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEJA, GERALD T Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $2,970.05 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, SUSAN B Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $2,970.00 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ELIZABETH Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $2,970.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,970.00 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LAWRENCE A, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $2,969.96 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, ISAIAH J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $2,969.92 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, WILLIAM A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $2,969.50 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK, BRADLEY J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $2,969.37 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KHALICE K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $2,969.33 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Corfu Amount $2,969.21 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, MICHELLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $2,968.92 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOELLER, SHELBY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $2,968.84 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DONALD J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $2,968.79 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, NOLAN P Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $2,968.75 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLE, MELISSA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,968.75 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, KATHLEEN N Employer name Niagara County Amount $2,968.29 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, MARK B Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $2,968.20 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMER, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $2,968.08 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JESSICA M Employer name Town of Florida Amount $2,968.00 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, CHERIE L Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $2,967.96 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System