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 FICKLING-LOHNES, SHAUN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $999.32 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, KELLY A Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $999.27 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSINS, MELENA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $999.15 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, KARISSA L Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $999.00 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LA VONNE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $998.94 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIADLO, STACEY L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $998.82 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, MARK A Employer name Village of Malone Amount $998.75 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ASHLEY T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $998.51 Date 03/06/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, LORI A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $998.38 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SYLVIA S Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $998.30 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, JENNY M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $998.29 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JENNIFER M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $998.06 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLSON, ZACHARY M Employer name Town of Alden Amount $997.51 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANO, ANTHONY F Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $997.51 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRENDINO, CHERYL Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $997.50 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASZCAR, JONATHAN Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $997.50 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, KENNETH B Employer name Town of Webster Amount $997.50 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, KAITLYN E Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $997.50 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORONCHUK, HALIE E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $997.50 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $997.43 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, MAVIS A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $997.42 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDS, WARREN R Employer name Orange County Amount $997.35 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MICHELLE D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $997.10 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCE, GISELE M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $996.84 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, NANCY A Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $996.84 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, BRIAN S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $996.45 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCONONE, SEAN A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $996.41 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URCUIOLIO, ANTHONY V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $996.41 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, NANCY B Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $996.27 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAYDE L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $996.12 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICKLER, HOLLIE K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $996.00 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, TAMMY L Employer name Town of Caton Amount $996.00 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Parma Amount $996.00 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, MARIKATE Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $995.85 Date 11/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDQUIST, RYAN P Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $995.32 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JARED H Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $995.32 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, KELLI JANE K Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $995.21 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MARCA, GABRIELLA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $995.17 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, EMILY J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $995.11 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAWSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $995.00 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONURA, LUCEY M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $995.00 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULEN, GEORGE B Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $994.88 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDRIKSEN, GLENN R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $994.82 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, VIRGINIA M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $994.66 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, HANNA R Employer name Village of Menands Amount $994.50 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, DYLAN A Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $994.50 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERMAN, NATHAN E Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $994.20 Date 03/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, MARGARET A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $994.07 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $994.00 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANDO, MARIA T Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $994.00 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, KAREN L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $993.96 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $993.95 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, CATHLEEN V Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $993.93 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDE, KEVIN J Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $993.90 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, NYDIA L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $993.77 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JAMES G Employer name Massena CSD Amount $993.75 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, ELAINE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $993.71 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RYAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $993.71 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, WILLIAM A Employer name Education Department Amount $993.71 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECOSSE, DANIA M Employer name Education Department Amount $993.71 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORAKOWSKI, TIMOTHY Employer name Education Department Amount $993.71 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, LYNNE E Employer name Education Department Amount $993.71 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYLES-HARTNETT, VANESSA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $993.71 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, DEVEN K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $993.71 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BUREN, KIMBERLY D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $993.71 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEVEN A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $993.71 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, KURT D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $993.71 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPIN, MARCY Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $993.71 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCA, THOMAS M Employer name Village of New York Mills Amount $993.60 Date 01/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRECKER, MICHAEL D Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $993.33 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINDIYAL, SONIA B Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $993.31 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JOE, TYLER J Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $993.30 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, KENNETH Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $993.30 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EDUARDO Employer name Erie County Amount $993.04 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, SHERRI L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $993.00 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARROW, ALEXANDER J Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $993.00 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMEROY, LYNN K Employer name Town of Rushford Amount $992.87 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERTSON, KAREN E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $992.65 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, EDWARD N Employer name Village of Pulaski Amount $992.50 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATKYNS, CAROLYN A Employer name Town of Plainfield Amount $992.34 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI, SHANNON P Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $992.25 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, ROBERT J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $992.25 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGUIRE, PAUL G Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $992.25 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELANI, BINDU H Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $992.16 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBAR, DANIELLE M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $992.14 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIATIS, KATHERINE V Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $992.00 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, DONNELL Q Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $991.60 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, DOROTHY L Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $991.58 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLER, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $991.05 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAGGIO, CINDY A Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $991.02 Date 08/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, JAMES P Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $990.97 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, CLIFFORD J Employer name Village of Newark Valley Amount $990.88 Date 07/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUISH, STEPHEN A Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $990.86 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRANDOLA, ANNAMARIE Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $990.79 Date 06/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, TRACY A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $990.65 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, BRITANY M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $990.57 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSWORTH, RACHAEL A Employer name Town of Greenwich Amount $990.31 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, JESSICA A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $990.12 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HUSNIYA S Employer name Broome County Amount $990.02 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JOSE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $990.02 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System