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 PETERSEN, ERIK R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $2,796.50 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALICCHIA, MARK F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $2,796.39 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, JOHN RUSSELL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $2,796.37 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KAREN R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $2,796.30 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, JAMES E Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $2,796.00 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ANDREA Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $2,796.00 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEVAN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $2,795.83 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, BRYAN T Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $2,795.63 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGALSKI, MICHELE A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $2,795.41 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, ANDRES R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $2,795.35 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEK, DIANE Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $2,795.15 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, RACHEL A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $2,794.61 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, MARY L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $2,794.50 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, GERALD H Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $2,794.50 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDY, F BRIAN Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $2,794.22 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINGLEDECKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $2,794.16 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLE, GERRETT S Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $2,794.14 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHWALISZ, JOAN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $2,793.75 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, AILEEN B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $2,793.75 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTING, ETHAN B Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $2,793.56 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MEGAN E Employer name Town of Gates Amount $2,793.47 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, CONOR P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $2,793.32 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCONNELL, SANDRA L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $2,793.23 Date 12/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTE, CLODAGH A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $2,793.00 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOHN W Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $2,792.94 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERVILLE, JOSEPH E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $2,791.67 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, TRACY D Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $2,791.58 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, ERIC D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,791.43 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENPAS, STANLEY L Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $2,791.35 Date 03/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDARD, KEVIN M Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $2,791.07 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUNCH, LAUREN H Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $2,790.67 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPAN, RENEE M Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $2,790.40 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL POZZO, CODY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,790.40 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, TAMEKA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $2,790.13 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-DELEON, NASHID A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $2,790.00 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RODNEY E Employer name City of Albany Amount $2,790.00 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHALSKI, GRETCHEN C Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $2,790.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $2,790.00 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, KAROLANN Employer name Town of Minden Amount $2,790.00 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISER, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Minden Amount $2,790.00 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIVESTRO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Parma Amount $2,790.00 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA RIVAS, XOCHITL A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $2,789.80 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEELAND, BILLIE I Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $2,789.74 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE-HART, KAY A Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $2,789.53 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCICKI, ADAM A Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $2,789.47 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ERIN E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $2,789.20 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, PATSY A Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $2,789.14 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVIN, KIM P Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $2,788.80 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROSZ, LAUREN M Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $2,788.60 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MOIRA O Employer name Victor CSD Amount $2,788.54 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECHOW, TAYLOR J Employer name Village of Little Valley Amount $2,788.01 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JEANINE R Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $2,787.66 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VENERE, JESSICA M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $2,787.50 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SKYLER J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $2,787.40 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRGAN, ANNE S Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $2,787.38 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUAREZ, URSULA Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $2,787.00 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALISON Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,786.89 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $2,786.89 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUROCK, MICHELLE A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $2,786.88 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, SHELLEY C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $2,786.85 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIMER, JAMIE L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $2,786.83 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACOPPE, MARIA A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $2,786.56 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONEY, LINDA C Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $2,786.53 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAULA J Employer name Education Department Amount $2,785.93 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, CRISTINA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,785.86 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, JANINE M Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $2,785.76 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFHAUS, MICHELLE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $2,785.76 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, MATTHEW D Employer name Oneida County Amount $2,785.57 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, CONOR P Employer name Erie County Amount $2,785.53 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSCRAINTE, BRITTANY M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $2,785.53 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALKA, ALEXANDER R Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $2,785.50 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARWIN, KHADID M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $2,785.34 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKEY, BRIANNA A Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $2,785.14 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DANIEL H Employer name Village of Adams Amount $2,785.00 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, MARTINE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $2,784.93 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDY, TRICIA J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $2,784.93 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, TAMARA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,784.79 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, IRENE S Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $2,784.67 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER MAAS, LAUREN E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $2,784.60 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOERG, LISA L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $2,784.50 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, STACEY J Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $2,784.48 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREDENBURGH, KAITLYN R Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $2,784.06 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, ASHLEY L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $2,784.02 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORZIO, JOSHUA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,784.00 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEHY, CONNOR T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $2,784.00 Date 06/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,783.89 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, MELISSA M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $2,783.50 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVRE, NANCY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $2,783.30 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GAETANO, SILVIA R Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $2,783.08 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, LESLIE T Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $2,783.07 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, KAIDY Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $2,783.07 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODELL, THOMAS D Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $2,783.00 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,783.00 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOVO, RICHARD A Employer name Albany County Amount $2,782.56 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, BRYAN Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $2,782.52 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, JACOB D Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $2,782.50 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, IAN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $2,782.44 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $2,782.40 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOW, DIANE R Employer name Genesee County Amount $2,782.28 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO-SMITH, AMY P Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,782.00 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System