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 ROBERTS, APRIL A Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $1,531.24 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AIKEN, CAILIN M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $1,530.97 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, ELIZABETH G Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $1,530.81 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, ROMAN J Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $1,530.80 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMADHAN, MASAMI Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $1,530.76 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPSON, MICHELLE A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $1,530.58 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMALEY, JAMEY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $1,530.54 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, KARLA C Employer name Erie County Amount $1,530.48 Date 02/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNODGRASS, KATHRYN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $1,530.36 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JOHN M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $1,530.21 Date 03/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, WARD J Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $1,530.10 Date 10/26/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, JENNIE Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,530.09 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, INDY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $1,530.04 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHANNON M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $1,530.04 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KYLE R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $1,530.04 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSNOVEC, RUTH H Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $1,530.00 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, EDWARD Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $1,530.00 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, ALEXIS C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $1,530.00 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, BRADLEY J Employer name Town of Albion Amount $1,530.00 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLURG, JUDY L Employer name Town of Castile Amount $1,530.00 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, PAUL J Employer name Town of Covington Amount $1,530.00 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, DANI E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $1,530.00 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, JOHN R Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $1,530.00 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $1,530.00 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TODD M Employer name Village of Sherburne Amount $1,530.00 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $1,530.00 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VALERIE J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $1,530.00 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASINSKAS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $1,529.88 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KAREN A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $1,529.84 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MACKENNA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $1,529.60 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, JOAN K Employer name Nyack Library Amount $1,529.60 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, JONI L Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $1,529.10 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GEORGE, JULIA C H Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $1,529.07 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, RAE H Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $1,529.00 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMANDO, ABRIANNA G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $1,528.75 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $1,528.49 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, GABRIELLA R Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $1,528.25 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIC, SABINA Employer name Delaware County Amount $1,528.11 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZIGER, DEVYNN N Employer name Ronkonkoma Fire District Amount $1,528.00 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHFIELD, STEPHANIE M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $1,527.88 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINEUS, JEAN Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $1,527.74 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTLAW, LA TOYA L Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $1,527.53 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, RESHMA Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $1,527.50 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIXTON, MATTHEW G Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $1,527.50 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNARE, PHILIP M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $1,527.49 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, TRELYSA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,527.26 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, DEANNA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,527.26 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSTON, BENJAMIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,527.26 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERILL, KEVIN G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,527.26 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTI, AMY L Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $1,526.88 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACK, COLIN S Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $1,526.84 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, KELSEY B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $1,526.48 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, NICHOLAS P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $1,526.26 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CEDRICKE A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $1,526.24 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCHER, MANDI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $1,526.18 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, DANIEL L Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $1,526.00 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANAGER, ROSALIND G Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $1,525.90 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSINSKI, MATTHEW S Employer name Erie County Amount $1,525.84 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JENNIFER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $1,525.55 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLER, DEKIDA G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $1,525.54 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JENNIFER R Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $1,525.53 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENDOLARE, NICOLE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $1,525.50 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISBEE-BURROWS, MARY Employer name Monroe County Amount $1,525.50 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, GERALD E, JR Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $1,525.37 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANENY, PATRICIA J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $1,525.21 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEHY, MEGAN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $1,525.00 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOW, SHANNON A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $1,525.00 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOATENG, VICTORIA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $1,524.79 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, LATRELL E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $1,524.75 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Tioga County Amount $1,524.72 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMAETA, ENRIQUE M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $1,524.68 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, COREY M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $1,524.49 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURY, AMANDA C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $1,524.49 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMSPON, MALIK R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $1,524.24 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, BARTLEY L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $1,524.01 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, MICHAEL Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $1,524.00 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,523.62 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANITA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,523.62 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BRADY T Employer name Town of Malta Amount $1,523.54 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSELL, EDWARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $1,523.43 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $1,523.07 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, CATHERINE Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $1,522.90 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, KRISTA L Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $1,522.84 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LISA C Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $1,522.81 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHOLLEN, KELLIE M Employer name Perry CSD Amount $1,522.66 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, JESSE R Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $1,522.64 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADLE, JESSICA S Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $1,522.51 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUPE, COURTNEY L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $1,522.50 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORLER, HEATHER C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,522.50 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, TAYLOR A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $1,522.50 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, DANICA L Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $1,522.50 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, GRIFFIN M Employer name Village of Depew Amount $1,522.50 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINER, JULIA R Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $1,522.50 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZE, VICTORIA W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $1,522.45 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CATHLEEN C Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $1,522.12 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSEK, MARIA A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $1,522.07 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERENDEEN, SANDRA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $1,521.69 Date 01/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGOW, ANIKA L R Employer name Town of Somers Amount $1,521.57 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CHRISTINE A Employer name Town of Victor Amount $1,521.50 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JULIA N Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $1,521.28 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System