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 QUINONES, WANDA I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $2,858.83 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGISFORD, MARCIA N Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $2,858.79 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $2,858.79 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER-PIERCE, MILDRED A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $2,858.63 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELDER, JASON L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $2,858.53 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ HUMPPIRE, LEONARZ Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $2,858.17 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ANTOINE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $2,858.16 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIE, TRACIE B Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $2,858.02 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPE, RUTH Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,857.98 Date 02/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE-CLARKE, MELISSA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $2,857.93 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, RONALD R Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $2,857.92 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, RICHARD M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,857.84 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ FIGUEROA, MARIA A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $2,857.83 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWE, STEVEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $2,857.77 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZULINSKI, PAWEL Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,857.69 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANKEVICH, NICHOLAS A Employer name Ontario County Amount $2,857.66 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICK, KEVIN J Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $2,857.50 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGE, LESLIE K Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $2,857.50 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUCO-DE LIMA, ADRIANNA Employer name New City Library Amount $2,857.44 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, BARBARA C Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $2,857.31 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, KAREN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $2,857.26 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Yaphank Fire District Amount $2,857.24 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADOO, KEVIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $2,857.12 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PAULINE Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $2,857.09 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, ALEXA D Employer name City of Watertown Amount $2,856.89 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, AIDEN L Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $2,856.88 Date 07/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, JAIMIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $2,856.85 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $2,856.76 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, KENNETH L, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $2,856.70 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, BRANDON R Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $2,856.60 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLER, KAISON K Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $2,856.27 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRATER, ALFRED M Employer name City of Troy Amount $2,856.00 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLA, JOHN J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $2,856.00 Date 10/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $2,856.00 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, PAMELA J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $2,855.98 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RAMON M, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $2,855.94 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGIAS, ANTONIETTA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $2,855.68 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENE, NICHOLE L Employer name City of Oneida Amount $2,855.57 Date 07/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, STEVEN P Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $2,855.14 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTZA, JANET M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $2,855.00 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARIA F Employer name Ulster County Amount $2,855.00 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $2,855.00 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SAGE, CARRIE A Employer name Village of Brownville Amount $2,854.96 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPICK, RONNIE L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $2,854.91 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, GUY C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,854.86 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANNOUS, MARA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,854.74 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, HAROLD L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $2,854.71 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERNACKI, EMILY L Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $2,854.70 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NYIEKAH M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $2,854.66 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, NATHAN C Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $2,854.55 Date 04/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, BILLIE J Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $2,854.54 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, LORRAINE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $2,854.50 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, AMBER J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $2,854.14 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGHTINGALE, DAVID E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,853.84 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $2,853.84 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDETTE, LORI A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $2,853.78 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SADRI C Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $2,853.68 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ASHLEY M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $2,853.60 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID A Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $2,853.49 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCO, WILLIAM M, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $2,853.35 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLERCK, MARY V Employer name Holley CSD Amount $2,853.33 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, NELSON Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $2,853.32 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, JASON H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,853.10 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGULIES, SAMANTHA C Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $2,853.00 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHOR, MARGARET J Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $2,852.50 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CAROL E Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $2,852.41 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLARUSSO, KRISTIN E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $2,852.40 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DOUGLAS T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,852.19 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARDENER, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Village of Chatham Amount $2,852.14 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,852.08 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, ERIN M Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $2,852.01 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, CANDACE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $2,851.92 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZEBIELUCHA, LYNDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $2,851.40 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIEER, THOMAS J Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $2,850.89 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOTH, BRIAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $2,850.84 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, CARLY M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $2,850.66 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, KAREEN L Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $2,850.48 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, GLENN A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $2,850.07 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, BEVERLY A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $2,850.00 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, EDWARD A Employer name Town of Argyle Amount $2,850.00 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, RALPH M Employer name Town of Holland Amount $2,850.00 Date 06/26/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, COURTNEY I Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $2,850.00 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNI, CHRISTOPHER A, JR Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $2,850.00 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPASSO, CHRISTINE M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $2,849.98 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI, JANET M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $2,849.95 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRADY, DEBRA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $2,849.94 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDERLITER, JEFFREY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $2,849.94 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,849.50 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYDEN, DAVID W, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,849.35 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, JOHN S Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $2,849.15 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, SHARI A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $2,849.07 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, DOUGLAS M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $2,849.03 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWRY, COREEN J Employer name Town of Fayette Amount $2,848.97 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EVAN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $2,848.71 Date 01/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEWTON, CATHERINE K Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $2,848.50 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, AMANDA S, MS Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $2,848.35 Date 07/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,848.18 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTEN, CATHY L Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $2,848.13 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIXT, MATTHEW Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $2,848.00 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENINCASA, MARY P Employer name Ontario County Amount $2,847.71 Date 06/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System