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 CLAUSE, ADAM S Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $2,847.50 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, NATHNIEL S Employer name Chenango County Amount $2,847.49 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JUSTIN R Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $2,847.38 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, GLENN R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,847.06 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, SANDRA L Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $2,847.00 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARISSIMO, SUSAN M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $2,847.00 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, GUTHRIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $2,846.89 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, ZULEISKA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,846.75 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYRYCO, M DAVID Employer name Panama CSD Amount $2,846.55 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COREY J Employer name Town of Angelica Amount $2,846.52 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER FYAN, SHERRI L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $2,846.28 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLIVER, SHATOMMA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,846.25 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JENNY C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $2,846.20 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, SHANLEY M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $2,846.19 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MATTHEW I Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $2,845.76 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONIODES, NANCY Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $2,845.51 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNOCRO, SHELBY L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $2,845.34 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, EDEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,845.31 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CONSTANCE I Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $2,845.22 Date 09/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISLEY, LUKE R Employer name Town of Arkwright Amount $2,845.20 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIERRE, THOMAS H Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $2,845.12 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIPARI, RICHARD F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $2,844.77 Date 10/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CAROL E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $2,844.26 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MICHAELA S Employer name City of Cortland Amount $2,844.00 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SUZANNE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $2,844.00 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, SARAH M Employer name Town of Geneseo Amount $2,844.00 Date 05/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNUNG, MADISON M Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $2,844.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENTHAL, MICHAEL S Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $2,843.76 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, JEFFREY S Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $2,843.20 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GASS, AMBER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,843.15 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUBERAN, COREY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $2,843.03 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPFERMAN, JACOB A Employer name Town of Milton Amount $2,843.00 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HYLTON Employer name Westchester County Amount $2,842.94 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELS, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $2,842.80 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, MAURICE Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $2,842.48 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ERIC A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,842.31 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, TIMOTHY O Employer name Franklin County Amount $2,842.28 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, REBECCA F Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $2,842.18 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTROM, ZACHARY R Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $2,842.08 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPLE, JAMIE N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,842.04 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VURRO, MICHAEL V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,842.00 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GENARO, JR Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $2,841.83 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, JAYNE P Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $2,841.76 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYKE, STEVEN M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,841.68 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KRISTEN E Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $2,841.67 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, JOHN T Employer name Hauppauge Fire District Amount $2,841.65 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSMOKE, CHARLES D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,841.61 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ELIZABETH Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $2,841.44 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAKER, JESSICA L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $2,841.28 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, ERIN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,841.20 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLZYK, CHRISTINE M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $2,841.19 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, MEGHAN C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $2,840.50 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, INGRID I Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $2,840.25 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JULIA K Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $2,840.00 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, NIKOLE B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $2,839.82 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, ANN M, MS Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $2,839.75 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, MARIA S Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $2,839.66 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROWELL H Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $2,839.63 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, FRANCIS G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $2,839.54 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLOTTI, NICOLE A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $2,839.52 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SHANIA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $2,839.48 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASADOSKI, LEO J, JR Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $2,839.25 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTER, AUDREY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $2,839.13 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENGUER, MILAGROS Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $2,839.12 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZALE, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $2,838.94 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAISE, RUSSELL L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $2,838.68 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, JOHN D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $2,838.46 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLY, TANISHA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $2,838.42 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Bayport Blue Point Pub Library Amount $2,838.00 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, EMILY H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,838.00 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, STEVEN J Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $2,837.50 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZO-CLARK, JUDITH Employer name Oneida County Amount $2,837.34 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-RODRIGUEZ, HOLLY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,837.12 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, ELIZABETH H Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $2,836.97 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, AARON L Employer name Village of Lyndonville Amount $2,836.96 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, MICHELLE G Employer name Rockland County Amount $2,836.74 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYSEDORPH, KELLYANN Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $2,836.68 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Ellington Amount $2,836.52 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITIMI, PAUL O Employer name Westchester County Amount $2,836.20 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, SANDRA L Employer name Broome County Amount $2,836.16 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWEY, JOAN P Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $2,836.05 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, THOMAS A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $2,835.88 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BONNIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,835.82 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JO, SOON H Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,835.77 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, MICHAEL P Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $2,835.74 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERROL, RONALD A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $2,835.11 Date 04/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JACQUELIN M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $2,835.09 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIETZ, KELLEY A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $2,835.02 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAR, JUDY A Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $2,835.01 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNEY, KELSIE A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $2,835.00 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JOEL P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $2,835.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, JOHN C Employer name Columbia County Amount $2,835.00 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERMAN, SEAN M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $2,835.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, STEVEN G Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $2,835.00 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES P Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $2,835.00 Date 01/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PHILIP J Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $2,835.00 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, PASQUALE Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,834.91 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONG-HUSSEY, XAVIER F Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $2,834.64 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZINGER, DMITRI P Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,834.64 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, CASSIE L Employer name Village of Phoenix Amount $2,834.32 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System