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 MANCHUSO, DIANE P Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $2,621.50 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEANDER, VANESSA R Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $2,621.26 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, RONALD G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,621.00 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZO, THOMAS B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2,620.80 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, SYBILLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,620.73 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD-ADAMS, DEBRA S Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $2,620.65 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMLEY, KATY L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $2,620.63 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEMETTE, GARY F Employer name Malone CSD Amount $2,620.50 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, MARCIA A Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $2,620.30 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, DENNIS Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $2,620.00 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JACQUELINE Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $2,619.99 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHUNIAK, DANIEL T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,619.85 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAFT, STACEY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,619.79 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEIGH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $2,619.76 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, CHERYL H Employer name Greece CSD Amount $2,619.71 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNMIRE, CHERYL L Employer name Erie County Amount $2,619.54 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ALEXANDER C Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $2,619.50 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, KIMBERLY B Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $2,619.05 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMELIN, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $2,618.88 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KENNETH H Employer name City of Kingston Amount $2,618.82 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTIN, CARTER M Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $2,618.73 Date 08/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, KOREY Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $2,618.72 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBEL, PHYLLIS D Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $2,618.70 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, REGINALD R, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $2,618.66 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDELL, ADAM T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,618.51 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURS, MATTHEW C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,618.49 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILISAUSKAS, STEPHEN J, II Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,618.49 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUFFIGER, JEFFREY S Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $2,618.33 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BISSELL, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $2,618.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWERS, MARIA A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $2,617.68 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUHLSDORF, MARY A Employer name Town of Clifton Amount $2,616.87 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERTH, DAVID M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,616.65 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, CAMERON A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,616.25 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, TIFFANY L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $2,616.24 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZOTT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,616.10 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $2,616.00 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DARRELL W, II Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $2,615.80 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PATRICK Employer name Erie County Amount $2,615.75 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, MARIE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,615.71 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELL, JASMINE Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $2,615.47 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINDORE, RYAN A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,615.45 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARLEAH R Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $2,615.40 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIROLOMO, COURTNEY N Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,615.00 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KIMBERLY D Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $2,614.94 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZELL, SONIA N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $2,614.89 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSAL, MELISSA L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $2,614.85 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTET, JONATHAN E Employer name East Quogue Fire District Amount $2,614.80 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINICCHIA, STEVEN C Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $2,614.22 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRONSON, MACKENZIE L Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,614.18 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLKENSTEIN, JANET L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $2,614.11 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, MARGARET M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $2,614.07 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $2,614.00 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVES, CATERINA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $2,613.92 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBDELL, CHELSEA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $2,613.90 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $2,613.72 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINK, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $2,613.72 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $2,613.72 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, PHILIP Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $2,613.72 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOHN W Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $2,613.72 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNA, IRENE E Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $2,613.72 Date 03/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, JESSICA Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $2,613.39 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $2,613.25 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, TIMOTHY W Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $2,613.13 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFER, DEVAN K Employer name Town of Greece Amount $2,613.02 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, AIDAN J Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $2,613.01 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO-PANASCI, GRACE Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $2,612.84 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SARAH M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,612.50 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JULIE M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $2,612.42 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $2,612.34 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRULLI, JOHN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $2,612.08 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, AUSTIN D Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $2,611.70 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, TAMI M Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $2,611.53 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, ANTONIO Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $2,611.22 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, RYAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $2,611.12 Date 02/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Benson Amount $2,611.00 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CANDICE L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $2,610.97 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, JAMES J Employer name NYS Senate Temporary Amount $2,610.60 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADEJA, MARIA L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $2,610.48 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ARTHUR L, JR Employer name Town of Northampton Amount $2,610.40 Date 06/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGER, NANCY Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $2,610.00 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $2,610.00 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, RAYMOND A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $2,610.00 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GICEWICZ, EMILY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $2,610.00 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIERO, RICHARD M, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $2,610.00 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSACCHIA, MAGGIE L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,610.00 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNACZAK, EMILY J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $2,610.00 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $2,610.00 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, AMANDA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $2,609.87 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATARCANGELO, GLORIA A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $2,609.76 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHS, WENDY Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $2,609.25 Date 01/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, DUNIA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $2,609.15 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,609.13 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GEORGIA, DARLENE J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $2,609.00 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $2,608.68 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MIRANDA E Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,608.58 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIALLO, THIERNO A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $2,608.55 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, MARK P Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $2,608.55 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREW M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $2,608.46 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCATO, CARLA A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $2,608.23 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLO, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $2,608.05 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System