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 O'CALLAGHAN, JOSEPH T Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $2,693.29 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURI, CAMERON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,693.25 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WREATHE A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $2,693.09 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAITOR, ANN A Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $2,693.08 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSEGAI, ADIAM K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,693.00 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DE ANNA E Employer name Orange County Amount $2,692.92 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSICE, AMBER L Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $2,692.92 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, MELANIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $2,692.86 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIELLO, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $2,692.76 Date 10/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTODONATO, PIA Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $2,692.62 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEML, BRUCE A Employer name Town of Windham Amount $2,692.60 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARLESS, DUNCAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,692.56 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, JOHN, III Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $2,692.40 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, KATHRYN E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $2,692.34 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, ZRINELL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $2,692.30 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, AISHA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $2,692.30 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, ANGEL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2,692.29 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, TREVOR D Employer name Town of Ellenburg Amount $2,692.28 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MARIA D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $2,692.25 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, HELEN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,692.24 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, CHARLES W Employer name Town of Saratoga Amount $2,692.22 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, JEFFREY C Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $2,691.76 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JEFFREY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,691.54 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, MICHAEL K Employer name Village of Canton Amount $2,691.49 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, FELIPE C Employer name Village of Roslyn Amount $2,691.36 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, TIMOTHY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,691.31 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NICHOLAS T Employer name Village of Attica Amount $2,691.26 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROUTLEDGE, NATHAN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $2,691.19 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENISE M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $2,691.00 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, GLORIA J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $2,690.89 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENO, MICHAEL G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,690.87 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSGROVE, OLETHA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $2,690.67 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, ALAN R Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $2,690.54 Date 12/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGIOVANNI, JOSEPH A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $2,690.37 Date 11/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITELY, SUSAN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $2,690.28 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $2,690.00 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCI, ANTHONY S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,689.91 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINKOV, ALEKSANDER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $2,689.90 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGLER, JILL R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $2,689.77 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SHAWN R Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,689.50 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METOTT, KELLI L Employer name Village of Camden Amount $2,689.25 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKAR, CHAMANLALL Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $2,689.01 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARABAS, ULKU Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $2,688.88 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETILLO, JONATHAN N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,688.50 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JAMES D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $2,688.39 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, KASSANDRA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,688.22 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, LISA A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $2,688.10 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, LAWRENCE W Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $2,688.00 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADAU, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $2,687.90 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHN, KAELI E Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $2,687.70 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, DANIELLE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,687.68 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $2,687.50 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESSIN, KARLA-JO Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $2,687.34 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSPELMYER, DANIELLE M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $2,687.12 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, BARBARA L Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $2,686.75 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, MARA Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $2,686.69 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, KRISTIN L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $2,686.59 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAZER, LISA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2,686.56 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, BRANDON J Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,686.49 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACOME, CHARYSSE M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $2,686.24 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINO, KARL M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,685.86 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, JAMES E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $2,685.80 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVADOMSKI, VICTORIA L Employer name West Babylon Fire District Amount $2,685.51 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRANTONIO, GIUSEPPE L Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $2,685.45 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, JONATHAN M Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $2,685.38 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLIN, MARK Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,685.35 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACH, MICHAEL D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $2,685.17 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORINES, NICHOLAS S Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $2,685.04 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, CHARLES B Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $2,685.00 Date 02/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEIDEL, HEATHER M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $2,685.00 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLFA, FELICIA Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $2,684.96 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZ, BRENDA L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $2,684.92 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEGUN, SANDRA E Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $2,684.56 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEK, JULIE B Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $2,684.50 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURTEVANT, VIRGINIA E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $2,684.50 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBLES, JARED C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $2,684.06 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, TAMISHA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $2,684.00 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOENIGMANN, COLUMBIA M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $2,683.89 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA-RIGGIO, LISA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $2,683.74 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, MITCHELL R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $2,683.49 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMOFEEV, ARTEM Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,683.42 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEVO, ERNEST L Employer name Village of West Carthage Amount $2,683.34 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, JOHANNA M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $2,683.17 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPORE, WALLACE Employer name Malone CSD Amount $2,683.13 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, CAROL J Employer name Town of Rush Amount $2,683.01 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMANN, GAVYN P Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,683.00 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES D Employer name Westchester County Amount $2,683.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANARO, CHRISTY A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $2,682.80 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MEGHAN C Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $2,682.78 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, PATRICK S Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $2,682.54 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, JUDITH A Employer name Town of Livingston Amount $2,682.26 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, STEPHANY J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $2,682.00 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFKOWICZ, PAMELA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,681.99 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, JOANNA L Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $2,681.93 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, MINDY L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $2,681.86 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, NYLA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $2,681.30 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, GREGORY C Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $2,681.25 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, CARIANNE L Employer name Town of Ridgeway Amount $2,681.25 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, NICHOLAS R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $2,681.05 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JASON R Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $2,680.72 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System