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 MEGDANIS, ANDY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $1,776.00 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, BRANDON E Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $1,776.00 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PATTIE L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, GAIL M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, ELISABETH Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, CARSON V Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIND-MOL, KAREN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY-DIMMIG, JUNE Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIALOWSKI, MICHELLE D Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERMEIER, KELLY L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BUHR, HEIDI A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, BRENDA J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,775.60 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS K Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $1,775.52 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORETTI, ANNA Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $1,775.46 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHMAN, ALLISON E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $1,775.23 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIPIONE, ANGELA M Employer name Albany County Amount $1,775.08 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JOHN E Employer name Town of Volney Amount $1,775.01 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, MICHAEL A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $1,775.00 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSSON, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $1,775.00 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, WAYNE B Employer name Town of Schaghticoke Amount $1,775.00 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBRA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $1,774.86 Date 07/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, BISWAJIT H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $1,774.70 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, CELESTE I Employer name Warren County Amount $1,774.65 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, CAROL J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $1,774.08 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILARDI, EMILY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $1,774.06 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, IRINA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $1,773.90 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, EVA Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $1,773.84 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NKWANTABISA, KWAME Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $1,773.81 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JASON M Employer name Pioneer Library System Amount $1,773.75 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, AMY Employer name Town of Meredith Amount $1,773.75 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENARDO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $1,773.30 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALKA, NICHOLAS B Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $1,773.30 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DANIEL A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $1,773.30 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, SEAN O Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $1,773.30 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JOHN R, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $1,773.30 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINGLER, ANDREW J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $1,773.30 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JAIME L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $1,773.28 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, MARISSA Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $1,773.00 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, EMILY M Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $1,773.00 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCHO, MELINDA L Employer name Village of Portville Amount $1,773.00 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVITT, BRUCE F Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $1,772.80 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGIL, ANGEL D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $1,772.76 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, ARELIS Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $1,772.65 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIO, PAULO Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $1,772.52 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, AMY M Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $1,772.51 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, HATTIE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $1,772.47 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSNIERZ, ALICJA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $1,772.43 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, LYNN A Employer name Civil Service - Test Admin Amount $1,772.25 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, KELLY M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $1,772.20 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCAK, MARK Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $1,772.13 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, MIGUEL A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $1,772.00 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, EAMON R Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $1,771.90 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORROCKS, JOHN T Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $1,771.66 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANWERT, ASHLEY M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $1,771.63 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, EDWARD S Employer name Genesee County Amount $1,771.47 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, GREGG K Employer name Town of Gaines Amount $1,771.39 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $1,771.31 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFUNTNER, SHANNON L Employer name Chemung County Amount $1,771.18 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDALA, SHELLY A Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $1,771.11 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVAC, DERRICK J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $1,771.06 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVENS, FRANK Employer name Village of Valatie Amount $1,770.80 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKERTON, PHILIP Employer name Village of Valatie Amount $1,770.80 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $1,770.75 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, JON P Employer name Chenango County Amount $1,770.72 Date 03/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESS GROSSE, SHERI K Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $1,770.72 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCKERS, WILLIAM D Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $1,770.53 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $1,770.25 Date 07/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CEGLIA, CHRISTINE C Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $1,770.00 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, MARY ELLEN T Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $1,770.00 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMICO, DAVID P Employer name Ontario County Amount $1,770.00 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, JAMES L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $1,769.81 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BRADY D Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,769.69 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, BRIANNA L Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $1,769.69 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ANTHONY E Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $1,769.46 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORELICK, DANIEL S Employer name Orange County Amount $1,769.19 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND-HESTER, CLAUDIA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $1,769.04 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, DAWN M Employer name Town of Attica Amount $1,768.75 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHAEL A Employer name Chemung County Amount $1,768.50 Date 06/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, SHARON A Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $1,768.50 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEW, JENNA K Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $1,768.50 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANOLLI, MARIELLE L Employer name Town of Evans Amount $1,768.50 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, ALEXANDER P Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $1,768.50 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSELMAN, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $1,768.50 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, KEITH M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $1,768.50 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERRANTE, HEIDI C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $1,768.13 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TAMRA A Employer name Franklin County Amount $1,768.05 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWINSKI, THADDEUS Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $1,768.00 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMINGHAM, TRUEMASTER Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $1,767.78 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, AMANDA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $1,767.70 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, COLLEEN M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $1,767.62 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KERRY ANN Employer name Department of Law Amount $1,767.61 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TYLER J Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $1,767.50 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JUSTIN J Employer name Town of Porter Amount $1,767.50 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MARCIE M Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $1,767.44 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, STARLIT R Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $1,767.12 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRABEE, LYDIA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $1,767.01 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KIMBERLY A Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $1,767.00 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, KAREN Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $1,766.91 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, TAMMY Employer name Franklin County Amount $1,766.66 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System