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 BURCHILL, JENNIFER L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $2,473.95 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBY, ERIN H Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $2,473.67 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOOKEY, JAMIE L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $2,473.38 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JESSICA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $2,472.83 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONA, ANTHONY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $2,472.82 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOECKEL, BILLIE JO Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $2,472.82 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTH, NICOLE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $2,472.82 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, PAULA C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $2,472.82 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHELLE L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $2,472.82 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHARRON T Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $2,472.82 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, BRIDGET E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $2,472.82 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTZEL, PATRICIA A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $2,472.82 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTUONO, EUGENIA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $2,472.70 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICE, PAUL E Employer name Town of Richmondville Amount $2,472.50 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBECK, TODD C Employer name Town of Richmondville Amount $2,472.50 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAIN, TERESA L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $2,472.06 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHEN, ABIGAIL F Employer name Town of Chili Amount $2,471.64 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, ROBERT Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $2,471.27 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLETT, ADAM B Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $2,471.25 Date 02/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JAMES S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $2,470.95 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, FRANK J, IV Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,470.87 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACHAN, JODY-ANN P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,470.79 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, EDWARD T Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $2,470.68 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAUGHLER, TIMOTHY P Employer name Village of Barker Amount $2,470.50 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAUSE, MICHAEL D Employer name Tuckahoe Common Sd Amount $2,470.09 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSON, KEVIN D Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $2,470.00 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JANELLE A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $2,470.00 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BRIGID M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,469.75 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECCHI, TRACY L Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $2,469.75 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSHT, SUZANNE M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $2,469.69 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN L Employer name Town of Ohio Amount $2,469.50 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, KATIE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,469.36 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, PATRICIA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $2,468.98 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ETHEL Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $2,468.88 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENT, JASON S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $2,468.76 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, SARAH L Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $2,468.69 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUZANNE, KIRBY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $2,468.35 Date 01/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIVKA, JACOB M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $2,468.25 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MELANIE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $2,468.25 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, AMY K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $2,468.00 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ZACHARY E Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $2,467.89 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, ERIN C Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $2,467.84 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ERIN Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $2,467.74 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JILLSON, DEBORAH L Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $2,467.50 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZWA, MICHELLE D Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $2,467.49 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JACQUELYNNE P Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $2,467.20 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTEN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Village of Groton Amount $2,466.95 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECHTOLD, LUCAS E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $2,466.89 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPA, SARA E Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $2,466.75 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LEE-ANN Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $2,466.50 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Middlebury Amount $2,466.50 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, PHILLIP N Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $2,466.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYRE, NICOLETTE M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $2,466.00 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOW, CHRIS K Employer name Webster CSD Amount $2,466.00 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARITATO, SAMUEL E Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $2,465.88 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $2,465.86 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JAMES S Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $2,465.63 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHOLAJA, SHA'DE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $2,465.43 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGER, YVETTE L Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $2,465.14 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALATHARA, NISHA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $2,465.01 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, MICHAEL S Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $2,465.00 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZIATA, KIM M Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $2,465.00 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDAS, MELISSA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $2,464.61 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKSER, VADIM Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $2,464.61 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $2,464.58 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, KRISTA L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $2,464.40 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, SAMANTHA L Employer name Greene County Amount $2,464.35 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, WILL H Employer name Andover CSD Amount $2,464.13 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILAVANH, DAVANH Employer name Broome County Amount $2,464.04 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $2,464.02 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUCKER, JONATHAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,464.02 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPPERLY, LUCAS R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $2,464.00 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SARAH E Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $2,464.00 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVOLA, JESSIE L Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $2,464.00 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, HEIDI M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $2,463.88 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, SEAMUS M Employer name Watervliet Housing Authority Amount $2,463.88 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, MARTIN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,463.75 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENLONG, SUSAN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $2,463.16 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUGH, MICHAEL S, II Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $2,463.13 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILARDELLO, LAUREN N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,463.13 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATELLA, JOHN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,463.10 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, DOMINICK D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $2,463.07 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BROCKLIN, JORDAN G Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $2,462.79 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, DAVID Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $2,462.72 Date 07/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, JAMES S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $2,462.64 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELETH, JEREMY N Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $2,462.46 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GENE M Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $2,462.45 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANA B Employer name Field Library Amount $2,462.26 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DOROTHY M Employer name Erie County Amount $2,462.25 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, ANGELA G Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $2,461.97 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLINO, MATTHEW J Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $2,461.97 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JERMAINE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $2,461.95 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, SIERRA R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $2,461.88 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORDELLA, ANDREW R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $2,461.68 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, GERARD J Employer name Town of Stark Amount $2,461.52 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARRON, DORIAN M Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $2,461.50 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMERLE, DYLAN T Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $2,461.41 Date 06/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, MARIE Employer name Town of Somers Amount $2,461.33 Date 07/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKOLAS, NICHOLAS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $2,461.31 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, JANET C, MS Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $2,461.26 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System