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 BENDIX, MATILDA A Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $2,587.20 Date 09/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATIE M Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $2,586.60 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERRY, MELISSA A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $2,586.59 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, KORAN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,586.55 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, KATHRYN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,586.52 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENS, MELISSA L Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $2,586.39 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, BROOKE E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $2,586.17 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASIL, TINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,586.03 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEK, JULIA P Employer name Town of Somers Amount $2,586.00 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, DAVID M Employer name Broome County Amount $2,585.83 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, TIMOTHY D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $2,585.60 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOHN D Employer name Village of Philmont Amount $2,585.26 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIEMANN, LAUREN M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $2,585.22 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NOTO, LORRAINE S Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $2,584.70 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGT, BRIAN D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $2,584.63 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MI LANI, ANNA M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $2,584.58 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $2,584.56 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLIN, KYLE L Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $2,584.17 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ADRIAN D Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $2,584.02 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISER, JOANNA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,584.00 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHATEK, LAURA L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $2,583.87 Date 03/21/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDDES, SONYA L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $2,583.80 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, MARQUISHA A Employer name Albany County Amount $2,583.45 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, KATHERINE E Employer name Albany County Amount $2,583.45 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRIDGE, LAKITA N Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $2,583.44 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIRI, ASHLEY N Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $2,583.44 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, CHERYL A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $2,583.09 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN T Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $2,583.00 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, JEANETTE M Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $2,583.00 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, SHIRLEY A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $2,582.50 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARP, MATTHEW G Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $2,582.41 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, TASIA M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $2,582.12 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRINEC, REBECCA M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $2,582.03 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, ALYSSA M Employer name Department of State Amount $2,581.94 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $2,581.64 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIESENBERG, LAUREN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $2,581.49 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACH, KENNETH T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,581.38 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN OORT, COURTNEY B Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $2,581.26 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTH, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $2,581.25 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, KATHLEEN A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $2,580.96 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHLER, PAUL S Employer name Village of Arkport Amount $2,580.91 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER-GIRARD, JAKOB A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $2,580.80 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAVONE, VIRGINIA M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $2,580.46 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, JEANETTE E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $2,580.36 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLETT, AMANDA M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $2,580.14 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDRUM, MATTHEW R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,580.12 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROMAN, ALANNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $2,580.11 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, KRISTIN N Employer name Glen Cove Community Dev Agcy Amount $2,580.00 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRO, EMILY P Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $2,580.00 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGALA, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $2,580.00 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, NICHOLAS F Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $2,579.96 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, JOANNE E Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $2,579.86 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMER, CYNTHIA J Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $2,579.79 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGYEAR, TODD J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,579.39 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, ANDREA R Employer name Erie County Amount $2,579.06 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, MEGAN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $2,578.95 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMES, RANDALE Employer name Erie County Amount $2,578.92 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, JORDAN L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $2,578.87 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, SANDRA E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $2,578.77 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFGRAM, SHAWN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $2,578.56 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $2,578.56 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, DANNY R Employer name Town of Yorkshire Amount $2,578.45 Date 05/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, CHRISTY A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $2,577.52 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARK J Employer name City of Norwich Amount $2,577.30 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, MATTHEW R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $2,576.56 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDRYSA, EDWIN R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $2,576.41 Date 03/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCAVALE, MICHAEL Q Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $2,576.25 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, GABRIEL P Employer name Town of Clay Amount $2,576.25 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KATIE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $2,576.13 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, TESSA ELLISON Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $2,576.00 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREVELE, KELLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,576.00 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITAS, LEOPOLDINA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $2,575.88 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCIL, JESSICA D Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $2,575.86 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, WINSTON W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,575.56 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-DAVY, AUGUSTUS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,575.50 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEIFER, EVAN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,575.50 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMOLO, DAVID M Employer name Town of Cohocton Amount $2,575.12 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTEUS, THOMAS C Employer name Niagara County Amount $2,575.00 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $2,575.00 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOPPA, AARON S Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $2,575.00 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINSWORTH, KYLE K, SR Employer name Town of Romulus Amount $2,575.00 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALBORN, RALPH D, JR Employer name Town of Romulus Amount $2,575.00 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Summerhill Amount $2,574.99 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DION C Employer name Erie County Amount $2,574.85 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKLOSA, TIFFANI L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $2,574.73 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOIS, CYNTHIA M Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $2,574.72 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAGERTY MALLETTE, ALEXANDRA L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $2,574.50 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MOLLY T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,574.50 Date 10/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTION, BROOKE M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $2,574.13 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREBISH, LINDSAY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,574.06 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBIE, ELIZABETH L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $2,573.89 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVLAMORE, ANGELA B Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $2,573.75 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BRENNA R Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $2,573.34 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERMUTE, COLLEEN A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $2,573.28 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, JUSTIN M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $2,573.00 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, DUSTIN M Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $2,572.40 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELISSA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $2,572.27 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JAMES M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,572.08 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIGHERA, DAVID G Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,571.89 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SHERRY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $2,571.05 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System