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 COOK, SHARON H Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $1,935.00 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZETZSCHE, ROBERT Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $1,935.00 Date 10/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JACKIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $1,934.94 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, VINCENT P Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $1,934.89 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGAGLIA, CARMELA A Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $1,934.61 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUILLE, SHARON M Employer name Chemung County Amount $1,934.29 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, MARK D Employer name Town of Canadice Amount $1,933.81 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, CHAD A Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $1,933.76 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, COLIN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $1,933.75 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, ALEXANDRA Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $1,933.56 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFAN, DEBORAH G Employer name Albany County Amount $1,933.40 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUGE, VLADIMIR Employer name Orange County Amount $1,933.25 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNO, PETER L Employer name Town of Porter Amount $1,933.25 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERSTEIN, MICHELLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $1,933.16 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITANO, TEDI R Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $1,933.04 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ALAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $1,933.01 Date 05/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENAUDE, EMILY K Employer name Town of Black Brook Amount $1,932.94 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINBOW, PERI L Employer name Ulster County Amount $1,932.75 Date 07/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JIMMY L Employer name Columbia County Amount $1,932.62 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, EDWARD G Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $1,932.51 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JAMES Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $1,932.50 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JAY L Employer name Town of Clifton Amount $1,932.39 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RACHEL E Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $1,932.35 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMON, LILIAN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $1,932.29 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, SHCHARANSKY R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $1,932.03 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, DANIEL J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $1,932.00 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, DANIELLE N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $1,932.00 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BRITTANY M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $1,932.00 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDESON, AMANDA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $1,932.00 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $1,932.00 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, WARREN Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $1,932.00 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVARE, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $1,932.00 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ROBIN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $1,932.00 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWERS, AVERY N Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $1,932.00 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, DAVID J, JR Employer name Town of Nichols Amount $1,932.00 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, JAMAL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,931.86 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESKY, JUSTIN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,931.85 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIENZA, LISA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,931.85 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILFORE, JASON F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,931.85 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELDEN, EMILEE K Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $1,931.77 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DON VITO, JOHN M, JR Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $1,931.73 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JESSICA M Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $1,931.63 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMBOLI, ANTHONY C Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $1,931.62 Date 03/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Oswego Port Authority Amount $1,931.56 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOETZ, TERESA D Employer name Portville CSD Amount $1,931.50 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, SUSAN M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $1,931.43 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZAT, MARY J Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $1,931.27 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHEEN, ARYANA T Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $1,931.27 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, THOMAS J Employer name Chemung County Amount $1,931.00 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHANNON E Employer name Medina CSD Amount $1,930.71 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITO, GIANLUCA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $1,930.50 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, NICOLE B Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $1,930.50 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, CASEY Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $1,930.50 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, DOUGLAS J Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $1,930.29 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, JESSE L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $1,930.26 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAESTRE, JOSEPH A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $1,930.23 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GELL, KATHRYN E Employer name Broome County Amount $1,930.20 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, GABRIELA E Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $1,929.80 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOHN P, JR Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $1,929.78 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, DEREK V Employer name Sullivan County Amount $1,929.39 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBRO, FRANCESCA A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $1,929.39 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, TINA M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $1,929.38 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $1,929.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BRANDON J Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $1,929.00 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAACKE, CHRISTIAN D, MR Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $1,929.00 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAU, ROXANNE Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $1,928.98 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, TANYA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $1,928.78 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECALA, JENNIFER A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $1,928.70 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFENLOCH, ELIZABETH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $1,928.70 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHENSTEIN, PIERCE G Employer name Montgomery County Amount $1,928.67 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAEBEL, ELLEN D Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $1,928.66 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORUN, JOHN S Employer name Town of Islip Amount $1,928.50 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, JUSTIN B Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $1,928.36 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, CARMINE J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $1,928.00 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JOSEPH A Employer name Islip Terrace Fire District Amount $1,928.00 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, DANA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $1,927.93 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DARLENE M Employer name Town of Hume Amount $1,927.80 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, REGINA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $1,927.77 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNSCH, DENISE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $1,927.74 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONI, JACOB T Employer name Cornell University Amount $1,927.50 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNMORE, CINDY F Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $1,927.50 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $1,927.50 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZIO, SHERRY L Employer name Cohoes Housing Authority Amount $1,927.45 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, BRENDEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $1,927.26 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, JAMES T Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $1,927.19 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DYLAN A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $1,926.99 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, JASON M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $1,926.96 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAEGER, RYAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $1,926.86 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, SEAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $1,926.86 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENETTOZZI, RICHARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $1,926.86 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGSHAW, PATIENCE E Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $1,926.82 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CATHERINE R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $1,926.38 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSEL, MOLLY Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $1,926.00 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MATTHEW E Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $1,926.00 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $1,925.10 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVEC, EDWARD R Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $1,925.04 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDE, SUE A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $1,925.00 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, JESSICA R Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $1,925.00 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $1,925.00 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMORELLA, THERESA C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $1,925.00 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System